Columbia University, Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race
Native and Indigenous Studies Assistant Professor (non-tenure track, three year term)
|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
00001517Field(s) of SpecializationNative and Indigenous StudiesPosition TitleAssistant Professor (non-tenure track, three year term)DepartmentA&S Core - AcademicDivisionA&S Core - AcademicLocationMorningsideSummary Description
The Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race invites applications for an Assistant Professorship (non-tenure track, three year term) in Native and Indigenous Studies beginning July 1, 2020. The successful candidate will be appointed in any department in the humanities or social sciences. Applicants should have PhD in hand, a commitment to teaching excellence, and a specialization in some combination of the following fields: Native and Indigenous studies, settler colonialism, feminist and queer studies, visual culture, history, the body. Teaching responsibilities include a required course on comparative ethnic studies, and three additional courses designed in consultation with Native studies curriculum committee.
Review of applications will begin March 25, 2020 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, writing sample (no more than 20 pages) and contact information for three academic references. Applicants also should include a one page statement of commitment and relationship to Indigenous communities in teaching and practice.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org and Mae Ngai email@example.com
Co-Directors of the Center for the Study of Ethnicity, Columbia University.
RAPS posting date02/24/2020Search Closing Date
Special Instructions to the Applicant
All applications must be made through Columbia University’s online Recruitment of Academic Personnel System (RAPS). On the RAPS site, please upload cover letter, curriculum vitae, writing sample (no more than 20 pages) and contact information for three academic references and a one page statement of commitment and relationship to Indigenous communities in teaching and practice (to be submitted as Other Document 1). RAPS will accommodate uploads of a maximum of two (2) megabytes in size.
Proposed Start Date07/01/2020EEO Statement
University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Review Begins03/25/2020Quick Linkhttp://pa334.peopleadmin.com/postings/5299
Professors Karl Jacoby firstname.lastname@example.org and Mae Ngai email@example.com
|Primary Category:||Indigenous Studies