The Department of Critical Race, Gender, and Culture Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences at American University in Washington, DC, invites applications for a tenure-line Associate or Full Professor of Asian/Pacific/American Studies to begin August 1, 2024.
We welcome applicants from a range of disciplinary backgrounds, including the qualitative social sciences, humanities, and the arts, who are committed to directing an interdisciplinary program that brings together work from all these fields. The successful candidate will be appointed as the Director of the Asia, Pacific, and Diaspora Studies program of the Department of Critical Race, Gender, and Cultural Studies. Rank will correspond to experience and stature in the field. Depending on qualifications, the appointee to this position may be recommended for tenure at the time of hiring.
Candidates should have a demonstrated record of excellence in scholarly research, teaching, and service. They should also demonstrate a vision for building an interdisciplinary, transnational program and have relevant leadership experience. Salary is competitive. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Please submit applications via: http://apply.interfolio.com/128636 Include a letter of application, curriculum vita, recent teaching evaluations (when possible), and copies of recent published papers or working papers. We will request letters of recommendation on behalf of finalists. Please contact Professor Eileen Findlay (email@example.com) if you have any questions.
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The Asia, Pacific, and Diaspora Studies Program offers an undergraduate major and minor as well as a graduate certificate. It is part of the Department of Critical Race, Gender, and Culture Studies, which also includes programs in American Studies, African American and African Diaspora Studies, Arab World Studies, Latina/o/x Studies, and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. Learn more about the Department of Critical Race, Gender, and Culture Studies at http://www.american.edu/cas/crgc/ and the Asia, Pacific, and Diaspora Studies Program at https://www.american.edu/cas/asian/ .
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. Please submit applications via: http://apply.interfolio.com/128636 Include a letter of application, curriculum vita, recent teaching evaluations (when possible), and copies of recent published papers or working papers. We will request letters of recommendation on behalf of finalists.
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