Columbia University, Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race
Postdoctoral Research Scholar Critical Native and Indigenous Studies
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||New York, United States|
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Documents Needed to Apply
- Curriculum Vitae
- Cover Letter
- List of References
- Writing Sample/Publication 1
- Other Document 1
- Other Document 2
0001518Field(s) of SpecializationCritical Native and Indigenous StudiesPosition TitlePostdoctoral Research ScholarDepartmentA&S CSERDivisionCenter for the Study of Ethnicity and RaceLocationMorningsideSummary Description
The Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race at Columbia University invites applications for a two-year, non-renewable, residential post-doctoral fellowship in Critical Native American and Indigenous Studies, beginning in the September 1, 2020. We welcome a variety of disciplinary and interdisciplinary perspectives. Areas of interest include (but are not limited to): history, politics and political theory, English literature and comparative literature, anthropology, sociology, literature, religion, language, material and visual culture, aesthetic practices, gender and sexuality, law, environmental and resource management, decolonization. The Fellow will be appointed as a post-doctoral research scholar in the Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race (CSER) http://www.cser.columbia.edu/.
The fellow will pursue their own research and writing and teach one course per semester while participating in programming at CSER and the rich intellectual life at Columbia. The fellowship includes a salary of $ $64,376 plus benefits, moving expenses (approximately $1,500), and a research fund of $4,000 per year. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in hand by August 31, 2020, received within the past three years.
Minimum Degree Required
Columbia encourages diversity in its student body, staff and faculty. This is crucial to its primary mission of providing an excellent, world-class education.
Questions about the position can be directed to Professors Karl Jacoby email@example.com and Mae Ngai firstname.lastname@example.org
Co-Directors of the Center for the Study of Ethnicity, Columbia University
RAPS posting date02/17/2020Search Closing Date
Special Instructions to the Applicant
Applications should be submitted through RAPS:
Please include the following: a letter of interest outlining a research project and proposed course offerings including syllabi, a CV, a writing sample, a one page statement of commitment and relationship to Indigenous communities in teaching and practice (to be submitted as Other Document 1), and names and contact information for three references who may be asked to provide letters of recommendation. First consideration will be given to applications submitted by March 25, 2020.
Proposed Start Date09/01/2020EEO Statement
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Review Begins03/25/2020Quick Linkhttp://pa334.peopleadmin.com/postings/5281
Professors Karl Jacoby email@example.com and Mae Ngai firstname.lastname@example.org
|Primary Category:||Indigenous Studies