Lecturer in Discipline in Ethnic Studies
Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race , Columbia University (Morningside in New York City)
Deadline: 
April 15, 2021
Starting Date: 
September 1, 2021
Post date: March 2, 2021

The Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race invites applications for a Lecturer in Discipline beginning July 1, 2021. This is a full-time appointment with multi-year renewal contingent on successful reviews.

The successful candidate will be appointed in any department in the humanities or social sciences. Applicants should have PhD in hand, a background in training or experience in Ethnic Studies, a commitment to scholarly and teaching excellence, and a specialization in some combination of the following fields: Asian American, African American, Latinx, Native and Indigenous, and/or comparative ethnic studies; with thematic specialization open. The Lecturer will be a full member of the Center’s core faculty, with associated benefits and responsibilities. They will teach four courses a year, including courses in the ethnic studies core curriculum.

Review of applications will begin April 15, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, sample syllabi, writing sample (no more than 20 pages) and contact information for three academic references.

Background in training or experience in Ethnic Studies, a commitment to scholarly and teaching excellence, and a specialization in some combination of the following fields: Asian American, African American, Latinx, Native and Indigenous, and/or comparative ethnic studies.

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Application Instructions 

All applications must be made through the Recruitment of Academic Personnel (RAPS). Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, sample syllabi (to be submitted as “Other Document 1”), writing sample (no more than 20 pages) and contact information for three academic references.

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Required Documents

  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
  4. Writing Sample/Publication 1
  5. Other Document 1
Review Begins: 
April 15, 2021

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