FEATURED JOB: Assistant Professor - Indigenous, Race, and Ethnic Studies, University of Oregon

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Assistant Professor of Indigenous, Race, and Ethnic Studies

University of Oregon


The Department of Indigenous, Race and Ethnic Studies at the University of Oregon (UO) seeks to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor specializing in Pacific Islander studies beginning fall 2022. We welcome applications from scholars working on any dimension of Pacific Islander studies, with a preference for expertise in Indigenous feminisms. We encourage applications from scholars in any discipline, especially those engaged in intersectional analyses, including gender, sexuality, comparative, relational, and interdisciplinary approaches. The successful applicant will be expected to teach introductory, upper-division, and graduate courses in Pacific Islander studies, as well as other, more general courses that contribute to the Ethnic Studies major, the Native American and Indigenous Studies major, and the Ph.D. program.

Minimum Qualifications:

Ph.D. (by time of appointment)

Demonstrated teaching experience and familiarity with Indigenous, race, and ethnic studies are required.

Professional Competencies:

Successful candidates will have professional experience, demonstrated ability or potential for quality teaching, and a commitment to working effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds.

 Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with a Ph.D. by fall 2022 are preferred. 

Please submit an application letter that outlines the candidate’s research interests; a CV; a sample syllabus; a statement on teaching philosophy; and the names and contact information of three references. The letter of interest should include a statement that describes the candidate’s engagement with Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. The review of applications will begin October 1, 2021. Please submit application packets via: https://careers.uoregon.edu/en-us/job/527567/assistant-professor-of-indi...




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Contact Info: 

Questions should be directed to Brian Klopotek, Department Head, klopotek@uoregon.edu

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