Comparative Literature, Cornell University, and
Near Eastern Studies

Position ID:Cornell-Comparative Literature-ASSTASSOCMEDIA [#9749, WDR-00012396]
Position Title: Assistant or Associate Professor, Media or Media Theory
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Ithaca, New York 14853, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Media Studies
Comparative Literature
Near Eastern Studies / Media Studies
Starting Date:2018/07/01
Appl Deadline:2017/11/01 finished (posted 2017/09/08, finished 2018/04/17, listed until 2017/11/01)
Position Description:    

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

The departments of Comparative Literature and Near Eastern Studies at Cornell University jointly invite applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor (tenure track) position for a scholar of Media and Media Theory, broadly conceived, with expertise in the Middle East. Applicants working in Arabic, Persian or Turkish are particularly encouraged to apply. We seek a creative scholar with the potential for developing new directions in humanities teaching and research who is interested in joining an interdisciplinary group of scholars to be hired over the next five years across the university, as part of the provost’s task force on Arts and Humanities at Cornell and its initiative in "Media, Material Cultures, and the Senses."

Please submit a letter of application, CV, a 20-40 page writing sample and three letters of recommendation by November 1, 2017. We actively encourage applications from women, persons of color, and persons with disabilities.

Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities. Cornell University is an innovative Ivy League university and a great place to work. Our inclusive community of scholars, students, and staff impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose, and contribute creative ideas to further the university's mission of teaching, discovery, and engagement.

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Ithaca, NY 14853

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