Professorial Lecturer in Asia, Pacific, and Diaspora Studies

Location
District of Columbia, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
May 19, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time


The Department of Critical Race, Gender, and Culture Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences at American University invites applications for a term faculty appointment in Asia, Pacific, and Diaspora Studies for Academic Year 2021-2022 at the rank of Professorial Lecturer.

The successful applicant will teach three courses per semester (fall and spring) at the introductory and advanced levels.

This appointment is a 9-month term position and will commence in August 2021. The contract is renewable annually. Salary is competitive.

The Asia, Pacific, and Diaspora Studies Program offers a BA and a minor. It is part of the Department of Critical Race, Gender, and Culture Studies, which also includes programs in American Studies, African American and African Diaspora Studies, Arab World Studies, Latina/o/x Studies, and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. Learn more about the Department of Critical Race, Gender, and Culture Studies at http://www.american.edu/cas/crgc/.

Applicants should hold a Ph.D., or have an anticipated Ph.D. completion date before August 2021, in a field conducive to an appointment in Asia, Pacific, and Diaspora Studies.

We seek candidates with expertise in Asia, the Pacific, and/or their various diasporas (including but not limited to communities spanning the Americas). We also welcome those with ability to teach secondary fields such as Women, Gender, and/or Sexuality Studies; Critical Race/Ethnic studies; or Critical Indigenous Studies.

Review of applications will begin 6/14/21 and will continue until the position is filled. Include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and recent teaching evaluations if available. Please contact Monica Morin, Senior Administrative Assistant, at crgc@american.edu with any questions.