Assistant Professor - Critical Race and Ethnic Studies
Critical Race and Ethnic Studies, Gonzaga University (Gonzaga University)
January 18, 2019
Starting Date: 
August 27, 2019
Post date: December 11, 2018

The College of Arts & Sciences at Gonzaga University is excited about the creation of a new department in Critical Race and Ethnic Studies (CRES), to begin Fall 2019 and invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position. The successful candidate will work with the inaugural Department Chair (also beginning Fall 2019) on the development of a robust critical race and ethnic studies curriculum in conjunction with affiliated departments and programs, and teach courses in the program

Required Qualifications:  Ph.D. in Ethnic Studies, Critical Race Studies, American Studies, or related interdisciplinary field (ABD considered, but degree must be completed by 8/1/19); specialty in one or more of the following areas:   African American Studies, Asian American and Pacific Islander Studies, Chicanx/Latinx Studies, Native American and/or Indigenous Studies and intersectional, transnational and/or global studies; demonstrated excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level (i.e., through course evaluation data, teaching observation reports, sample syllabi, assignments, etc.) and demonstrated potential for scholarly productivity (i.e., conference presentation, research statement, works in progress, community engaged or public scholarship, collaborative work, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning).

Application Instructions 

To apply, please visit our website at: Applicants must complete an online application.. Questions about the position can be directed to Dr. Juliane Mora, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies, Position closes on Friday, January 18, 2019, midnight, PDT. For assistance with your online application, call 509.313.5996.

Gonzaga University is a Jesuit, Catholic, humanistic institution, and is therefore interested in candidates who will contribute to its distinctive mission. Gonzaga University is a committed EEO/AA employer and diversity candidates are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their disability status and/or protected veteran status.


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