Open-Rank Tenure-Track Professor, Asian American Studies, Northwestern University

Deadline: November 11, 2022

The Program in Asian American Studies at Northwestern University invites applications for a full-time, open-rank, and open-field tenure track hire at the Assistant, Associate, or Professor level in Asian American Studies, to begin September 1, 2023. We seek a scholar trained in any humanities or social sciences field but are especially interested in those trained in interdisciplinary programs including Ethnic Studies, Asian American Studies, Pacific Islands Studies, Indigenous Studies, and/or American Studies whose work also addresses the following themes and areas: Asian American/Indigenous Relations; Pacific Islander Diaspora Studies; Arab American Studies/Muslim American Studies; and/or Critical Refugee Studies. This position will be housed in the Council for Race and Ethnic Studies (CRES), the umbrella unit under which the Asian American Studies Program and the Latina & Latino Studies Program sit, within the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences.

Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate students in core and elective courses, advising students including majors and minors, and program building. The position may include the mentoring of graduate students and the possibility of assisting CRES in developing a PhD Program in Ethnic Studies. Preference will be given to interdisciplinary candidates with teaching experience working with diverse student communities. PhD required by the start date.

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