Ethnic Studies in the School of Language, Culture, and Society (SLCS) at Oregon State University seeks an experienced and enthusiastic Instructor for a full-time position in undergraduate teaching. This is a fixed-term, 9-month, non-tenure track position with benefits. The teaching load will require 4 on-campus and 4 e-campus courses in Ethnic Studies. Required qualifications include: A MA in Ethnic Studies or a related field, broad training in comparative Ethnic Studies or related field, evidence of teaching at the college and/or university level, and an evident commitment to educational equity. Preferred qualification: PhD in Ethnic Studies or related field. For further information and to apply, go to http://oregonstate.edu/jobs. Apply to posting #0010524. To ensure full consideration, applications should be submitted by May 6, 2013. OSU is an AA/EOE .
Albion College invites applications for a visiting assistant professor in Ethnic Studies, starting August 2013. This is a one-year appointment, with possibility of renewal. Discipline open.
Responsibilities include teaching three courses per semester, including Introduction to Ethnic Studies. The position also includes the possibility of designing and teaching courses within the candidate’s area of expertise. (We are open to courses in African American Studies, Arab American Studies, Asian American Studies, Latina/o Studies, or Native American Studies.) Teaching experience is essential. Ph.D. is preferred, but not required at the time of appointment.
By April 19, 2013, qualified candidates should email a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, sample syllabi, and three letters of reference to Dr. Helena Mesa, Chair, Ethnic Studies Program (email@example.com).
Albion College is a private liberal arts college of about 1500 students, situated in a culturally diverse community in south-central Michigan within an hour’s drive of the University of Michigan, Michigan State University, and Western Michigan University. Albion is dedicated to the highest quality in undergraduate education and committed to diversity as a core institutional value. The College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is especially interested in candidates who will contribute to a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. Visit our website at www.albion.edu.
Ethnic Studies at Northern Arizona University
Ethnic Studies Lecturer. The Ethnic Studies Program at Northern Arizona University seeks a full time Lecturer position with the ability to teach courses focusing on ethnic studies undergraduate classes. This is a non-tenure eligible full-time faculty position focused on our undergraduate liberal studies program and Ethnic Studies. The position includes a 4/4 teaching load with some flexibility to meet other program needs, research, and service duties.
Ph.D. or doctorate degree in Ethnic Studies, African American Studies, Chicano/Latino Studies, Asian American Studies, the Social Sciences, Education, Humanities, or a related field with a focus on race relations or Ethnic Studies completed by the date of hire. Teaching experience in higher education is required.
We prefer a candidate with at least one year of teaching experience in higher education and evidence of scholarly research in an area of Ethnic Studies. We prefer a candidate with evidence of teaching excellence in at least one or more of the following areas: Introduction to Ethnic Studies, Introduction to African American Studies, Introduction to Asian American Studies, Introduction to Chicano/Latino Studies, or Race, Identity and Film. Preference will be given to candidates who provide evidence of success in working with diverse communities and populations.
Northern Arizona University is a 25,000-student institution with its main campus in Flagstaff, a four-season community of about 65,000 at the base of the majestic San Francisco Peaks. NAU’s emphasis on undergraduate education is enhanced by its graduate programs and research as well as distance learning. All faculty members are expected to promote student learning and help students achieve academic outcomes. The university is committed to a diverse and civil working and learning environment.
To apply, send a cover letter describing your teaching interests, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching excellence, unofficial transcripts of all college-level work, and a list of three references to the Ethnic Studies Lecturer Search Committee (Department of Ethnic Studies, Northern Arizona University, Box 15320, Flagstaff, Arizona 86011). Official transcripts will be required prior to an on-campus interview. No on-line applications will be accepted. See official posting at Northern Arizona University Human Resources website http://hr.nau.edu/node/2620
This position will be open until filled or closed. Review of applications will begin April 15, 2013