Postdoctoral Instructor in Visual Culture, California Institute of Technology | Due December 1

The Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences at the California Institute of Technology invites applications for a two-year position as a Postdoctoral Instructor in Visual Culture, beginning Fall 2023. Area of Specialization: We seek candidates whose research addresses the roles that race and racialization play in visual cultures, with preference for scholarship focused on Asian-American culture and identity. We welcome applications from scholars trained in Art History, Architectural History, Cinema and Media Studies, Critical Race Studies, English, Ethnic Studies, History, or related fields. The successful candidate will be expected to teach two (ten-week) undergraduate courses in the first year of appointment and three in the second. The appointment is contingent upon completion of the Ph.D.

Interested candidates should apply electronically. Candidates unable to apply electronically may submit their cover letter, letters of recommendation (3), CV, research statement, teaching statement, and writing sample to: Chair, Visual Culture Postdoc Search, HSS 101-40, Caltech, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA. Applicants should submit a brief diversity and inclusion statement that discusses past and/or anticipated contributions to improving diversity, equity, and inclusion in the areas of research, teaching, and/or outreach. Deadline for applications is December 1, 2022. Questions about the application process may be directed to [email protected]

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