New York University, Open-rank position in Metropolitan Studies; review of applications begins 15 October 2013

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Reference: JOB36707
Application deadline: CLOSED

Department of Social and Cultural Analysis
New York University

The Department of Social and Cultural Analysis at New York University announces an open-rank (tenured or tenure-track) position in the field of Metropolitan Studies. We seek applicants with outstanding publication records and whose research takes the city as central object of analysis. The appointment will begin on September 1, 2014, pending administrative and budgetary approval. Candidates should hold a PhD in social science, architecture, planning, or interdisciplinary studies.

Social and Cultural Analysis is an interdisciplinary department committed to developing innovative approaches in urbanism, migration, critical ethnic and indigenous studies, gender and sexuality, ecology, and economic life. The Department has degree programs in Africana Studies, American Studies, Asian/Pacific/American Studies, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Latino Studies, Metropolitan Studies, and Social and Cultural Analysis. The department welcomes transregional and historical approaches and encourages innovative teaching.

The committee will begin reviewing applications on October 15, 2013, and will continue until the position is filled. To apply, see the NYU Department of Social and Cultural Analysis website: Instructions can be found under the homepage link "Employment Opportunities."

NYU is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer.