Duke University Trinity College of Arts and Sciences seeks
candidates for two tenure-track professorships in Asian American
Studies. These hires are part of an effort to increase the number
of faculty with global perspectives and expertise across core
departments, with support from the Office of the Provost and funded
by The Duke Endowment.
Candidates should be at the assistant or associate professor
level; distinguished candidates at the full professor level will
also be considered. The search is open to discipline and to field.
Preference will be given to candidates whose work is centrally
located in Asian American Studies while also substantially linked
to other fields of inquiry such as literature, history,
anthropology, the arts, sociology, political science, religion,
film and media studies, indigenous studies, gender & sexuality
studies, and comparative race studies. Candidates will be
considered in the context of the hiring department, with an
interest to increase the representation of these studies across
arts and sciences.
Candidates submitting materials by October 26, 2020 will receive
full consideration. Candidates should submit a cover letter,
cv, work sample (an article or a chapter), and three letters of
recommendation. Candidates should also indicate their
preferred primary department and, where applicable, the secondary
department. Review of candidates will continue until positions are
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administration of both its employment and educational policies.
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qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and
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gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race,
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