Ethnic Studies, University of Oregon

Position ID:UO-Ethnic Studies-ADJINST [#1475]
Position Title: Adjunct Instructor
Position Location:Eugene, Oregon 97403, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Native American Studies
Ethnicity, Race, and Migration
Asian American Studies
Arab American Studies
American Studies
Comparative Ethnic Studies
American Indian and Indigenous Studies
Race and Inequality Studies
Latina/o Studies
Black Studies
Appl Deadline:2013/03/30* finished (posted 2012/03/14, finished 2013/04/17, listed until 2013/04/27)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The University of Oregon Ethnic Studies Department is establishing a pool of applicants for short-term teaching appointments in the following fields: Native American, Asian/Pacific American, Chicana/Chicano, Latina/Latino, African American, Arab American, and comparative ethnic studies.

Positions may be part-time, temporary, limited duration appointments not to exceed one year however, these positions are renewable for up to three years. Applications will be accepted on a continuous basis and pool will remain active one year or until all available positions have been filled. Screening of applications will take place as positions become available and continue until positions are filled. The first screening will begin after March 30th 2012. A Master’s degree is required; candidates with a Ph.D. are preferred but applicants who have advanced to candidacy in a Ph.D. program will also be considered. Teaching experience and familiarity with Ethnic Studies are also required. The Department is particularly interested in special topics classes and introductory classes in the following areas: Arab-American, Asian/Pacific-American, women of color feminisms, and comparative ethnic studies.

Complete applications must include: a statement of interest describing qualifications, a curriculum vitae, a proposed syllabus for a lower division special topics class (ES 199), a statement of teaching philosophy, and at least two letters of recommendation. Application materials must be filed with: (
Positions will remain open until filled.

This announcement is posted with the following UO departments: Anthropology, Comparative Literature, English, Ethnic Studies, Geography, History, Humanities Center, International Studies, Office of Multicultural Affairs, Philosophy, Political Science, Romance Languages, Sociology, and Women’s & Gender Studies.

The University of Oregon is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer committed to cultural diversity and compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply. Candidates who promote and enhance diversity are strongly desired.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Department of Ethnic Studies
Alder Building
5268 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403

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