Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor

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Global & Intercultural Studies:  Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor to teach courses in Global and Intercultural Studies; contribute to the American Studies curriculum, including courses that satisfy the university’s liberal education requirements.  Other course contributions could be to the Global and Intercultural Studies co-major, or other interdisciplinary majors in the Global and Intercultural Studies department.

Require:  PhD in American Studies or related cognate field by time of appointment (for appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor); ABD (for appointment as Instructor).  Position is not eligible for H-1B sponsorship.

Consideration may be given to applicants with research and teaching interests in America and a global context; intercultural perspectives and analysis; demonstrated teaching experience.

Submit cover letter and curriculum vitae to  Letters of reference will be requested upon receipt of application.  Inquiries may be directed to Walt Vanderbush at [email protected].  Screening of applications will begin May 3, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

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Posted: 4/24/2019
Application Due: 6/23/2019
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