University of California, Irvine, Assistant Professor, Chicano/Latino Studies; application review begins 01 December 2013

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Reference: JOB36736
Application deadline: CLOSED

University of California, Irvine. The Department of Chicano/Latino Studies invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level beginning July 1, 2014. We will be pleased to review applications from scholars with training in all Social Sciences, and related disciplines. The successful candidate will be expected to teach lower-division as well as upper-division and graduate courses in his/her field of specialization and contribute to the overall research and pedagogical goals of the Department of Chicano/Latino Studies.

The Department has identified several research areas of particular interest and invites applications from scholars who can contribute to any of these departmental goals. We encourage applications from scholars of:

  • the migration and incorporation experiences of Central American migrants to the United States;
  • community development and mobilization of Latino/a neighborhoods;
  • gender, sexuality, expressive culture, and the Latino/a experience.

The Department will begin to review applications on December 1, 2013; the position will remain open until filled. Applications should include a vita, a letter describing current and future research and teaching directions, up to three research publications or writing samples, and three letters of recommendation. Applications should be submitted through the University of California, Irvine RECRUIT utility at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF02159. Inquiries can be directed to Debbie Michel, Department of Chicano/Latino Studies, 3151 Social Science Plaza, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA 92697-5100; e-mail: dmichel@uci.edu; phone: (949) 824-1424, fax: (949) 824-1019. Information on the UCI Department of Chicano/Latino Studies can be found at http://www.chicanolatinostudies.uci.edu/.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to excellence through diversity.