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Assistant Professor, Latina/o Studies, Pace University, New York

by Jennifer Boles | Dec 01, 2016
Assistant Professor, Latina/o Studies 
Deadline 12/30/2016

The Department of Political Science of Dyson College of Arts and Sciences at Pace University invites applications for an anticipated faculty position at the Assistant Professor level (tenure track) to begin September 2017. The position is located at the University's New York City campus in lower Manhattan. 

Applicants should have an earned PhD or equivalent in social science and/or Latina/o Studies. Preference will be given to candidates who have had social science and/or Latina/o Studies graduate training, and whose interests engage questions linked to community-based activism, advocacy organizations, and/or social justice issues. We seek applicants whose expertise encompasses Latina/o identity and communities in the United States context, immigration policy, and diverse (quantitative and qualitative) research methodologies. The successful candidate will teach courses in Latin/o Studies and will be expected to develop a scholarship program involving students. 

Application materials should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research program, teaching philosophy and a list of three references with contact information in a single PDF file sent to Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled; applications received by 12/30/2016 are guaranteed full consideration. 

Pace University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.