Positions

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT:

Tenure track Assistant Professorship in Chicano/a Studies in the American Ethnic Studies Department, Kansas State University.

JOB DETAILS:

The Department of American Ethnic Studies at Kansas State University invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professorship in Chicano/a Studies in the American Ethnic Studies Department, Kansas State University. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Chicano/a Studies, Ethnic Studies, or related field by August 2015.  We especially welcome applicants with significant training and experience in participatory action research and other community-based advocacy research methods that utilize intersectional, decolonial and social justice frameworks.

Our academic unit is on the threshold of dramatic growth, having attained departmental status in 2013. We are poised to respond to the rapidly changing demographic dynamics and social changes in the American heartland and beyond.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Application deadline is November 21, 2014. Only electronic applications will be accepted. Include electronic submission of the following materials in one pdf file:

  • Cover letter detailing fit for the position
  • Teaching philosophy, sample syllabi, and any available evidence of teaching effectiveness
  • CV
  • Names and contact information of three references

 

Send all application materials as one pdf file to:

ethnicstudies@ksu.edu

 

Address all application materials to:

Professor Yolanda Broyles-González

Head, American Ethnic Studies Department

 

Review of applications begins November 22, 2014 and will continue until position is filled.

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. Background check required.  Kansas State University actively seeks diversity among its employees.