Assistant Professor, Asian Pacific Studies (Asian American), CSU Dominguez Hills

The position is open until filled. Review of applications will begin in January 2023. For full consideration, please submit your completed application with the required materials no later than January 15, 2023.

The Position

The Asian-Pacific Studies Department at California State University at Dominguez Hills seeks applicants for a tenure-track position in Asian-Pacific Studies at the Assistant Professor level beginning in Fall 2023.  Asian-Pacific Studies is an interdisciplinary department that offers a major and minor in the College of Arts and Humanities.  The areas of expertise of the candidates are open within the humanities and social sciences as long as their research and teaching emphasize ethnic, diasporic or transnational studies and focus on the experiences of Asian Americans.  Expertise in Vietnamese Americans will be preferred, but expertise in Cambodian, Hmong, Lao, Thai and Chinese Americans will be considered.  Specialty in one or more of the following theoretical frameworks would be a plus: Critical Race theory, decolonization, intersectionality, cultural studies and/or social justice activism. The individual is expected to teach existing courses in the Asian and Pacific Islander American Studies concentration, which include GE courses as well as introductory and advanced-level courses in the major and minor.

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