Assistant Professor of Instruction - Interdisciplinary Ethnic Studies and/or Cultural Studies
Asian American Studies, Northwestern University (Evanston, Illinois)
Deadline: 
January 31, 2019
Starting Date: 
September 1, 2019
Post date: September 21, 2018

Assistant Professor of Instruction, Asian American Studies Program, Northwestern University

        Northwestern University invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Instruction in the Asian American Studies Program. We seek a candidate to teach courses in Cultural Studies (including Asian American popular culture and media), core courses, and both introductory and advanced seminars on topics emerging from their research areas. Responsibilities include: teaching six quarter-length courses annually (with possible course reductions for additional service); program building; and collaborating with Asian American Studies students and faculty. This is a non-tenure track, benefits eligible, full-time appointment starting September 1, 2019. Ph.D. is required by the start of the appointment. Preference will be given to candidates with teaching experience and who have demonstrated experience working with diverse student communities.

        The deadline to apply is extended to January 31, 2019. Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, a statement of teaching interests and philosophy, two sample syllabi, names and email addresses for three references, and teaching evaluations (as well as other relevant evidence of teaching effectiveness) at www.asianamerican.northwestern.edu

        Additional information regarding the Asian American Studies Program and this position may be found here: http://www.asianamerican.northwestern.edu/. Inquiries may be sent to asianamerican@northwestern.edu.

        Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.

 

 

Application Instructions 

The deadline to apply is extended to January 31, 2019. Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, a statement of teaching interests and philosophy, two sample syllabi, names and email addresses for three references, and teaching evaluations (as well as other relevant evidence of teaching effectiveness) at www.asianamerican.northwestern.edu

Review Begins: 
February 1, 2018

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