Assistant Professor

Location
Princeton, NJ
Posted
Mar 11, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Princeton University


Department
Depart of African Amer Studies - 22100

Position Summary
The Department of African American Studies at Princeton University invites applications from junior scholars focusing on the history of the Caribbean or greater Black Atlantic world. The time period and areas of specialization are open; however, we welcome applications from candidates focusing on Hispanophone, Francophone, or Lusophone regions and/or taking comparative approaches. Candidates should be prepared to offer both undergraduate lecture courses and more specialized upper-level seminars. Candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, abstract of dissertation or book, a writing sample of no more than 30 pages, and three letters of recommendation. Review of files will begin November 7, 2016 and will continue until the search has been closed. Applications should be submitted online at http://jobs.princeton.edu. Princeton is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of our academic community. Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. This position is subject to the University's background check policy.

Essential Qualifications
Black Atlantic/Caribbean History. Assistant Professor, Tenure Track. Anticipated start date, September 1, 2017

Preferred Qualifications


Directory Title

Job Function
Regular Faculty
Grade
FR 040
Standard Hours

Full-time/Part-time
Full Time
Actual Hours per Week, if casual hourly

Pay Rate, if Casual Hourly

Work Schedule, if other than standard hours

Eligible for Overtime
No
Benefits Eligible
Yes
Union Code
Not Applicable
Education Required
Advanced Degree
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled or See Position Summary.
Instructions for Applying
Complete the online application and click "Apply to this Posting" at the top of the posting details page.
Documents which can be associated with this posting
Resume/CV
Cover Letter
Statement of Research Interest
Writing Sample
Other Document 1
Other Document 2
Proposed Start Date
09-01-2017
End Date, if a Term Appointment

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EEO Statement
Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW

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