The Department of Ethnic Studies at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Africana studies with specialization in African American history. Candidates whose work is interdisciplinary and intersectional, and who have concentrations in gender, sexuality, and comparative ethnic studies (e.g., Afro-Asian studies, Afro-European studies, Afro-Islamic studies, Afro-Jewish studies, Afro-Latino studies, and Afro-Native American studies) are strongly encouraged to apply. The Department of Ethnic Studies openly embraces diversity and inclusivity, and seeks candidates who will create a climate that attracts students of all races, genders, classes, sexualities, nationalities, and religions. The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity employer.
Required Qualifications: A Ph.D. in African American studies, womens studies, ethnic studies, American studies, history, or other relevant field is required.
Application Instructions: Applications are accepted electronically at: www.jobsatcu.com, posting #818583, and must include:
1) A letter of application which specifically addresses the candidates qualifications for the position
2) A current CV/resume
3) Three letters of recommendation
4) Writing sample (limited to 35 pages)
5) Teaching evaluations and sample syllabi
Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2012 and continue until the position is filled.
Questions may be directed to Professor Reiland Rabaka at reiland.rabaka@colorado. See http://www.colorado.edu/ArtsSciences/overview/jobs/index.html for full job description.