Assistant Professor, Asian American Studies, San Francisco State University

Open until filled

San Francisco State University, Department of Asian American Studies offers an exciting opportunity for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Asian American Studies beginning in August 2023. We seek a colleague whose teaching and research interests include expertise in Asian American History and/or Asian American Political Science/Public Policy. We are especially interested in qualified candidates with a demonstrated commitment — through their research, teaching, and service — to the diversity and excellence of our academic community, department, and program.

Born out of the historic 1968-69 Third World Strike, the Asian American Studies Department is both the oldest and largest in the nation. Asian American Studies at SF State has the nation’s most comprehensive program of study on the Asian American experience, with a commitment to serving our students, the academy, and most important, Asian American communities. It houses a minor, a major, and an MA program. Asian American Studies Department resides within the only College of Ethnic Studies in the nation and was founded on principles of community-based research and teaching, student leadership and activism, and the self-determination of communities of color.

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