Assistant Professor - Chicanx-Latinx Studies

  • The Chronicle of Higher Education Sub1
  • Claremont, CA, USA
  • Nov 05, 2017
Full time Education

Job Description

The Intercollegiate Department of Chicana/o Latina/o
Studies of the Claremont Colleges
invites applications for a tenure-track position at
Pomona College at the Assistant Professor level. We are
seeking a scholar in the interdisciplinary field of
Chicanx-Latinx Studies with
a demonstrated commitment to teaching and cutting-edge
research.
A Ph.D. in Chicanx-Latinx Studies or another interdisciplinary
field is preferred. While we welcome degrees
from traditional disciplines, the department seeks
expertise in fields other than our existing strengths in history,
sociology and psychology.
The teaching load for this appointment will
be four courses (2/2) annually. The successful candidate
will be expected to teach courses in their field of expertise
and required departmental courses (on a rotating
basis). The candidate will be expected to work
collaboratively in an intercollegiate and interdisciplinary
setting.
The successful candidate will have experience working
with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated
commitment to improving higher education for underrepresented
students.

Interested candidates with PhD in hand or expected by July 2018
should submit the following via Academic Jobs Online at
1) letter of application
2) curriculum vitae
3) transcripts
4) three brief statements-one addressing teaching philosophy and
experience, one addressing scholarship and including your future
directions, and one addressing demonstrated ability to mentor a
diverse student body
5) three letters of recommendation
Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2017. Please
note: The Academic Jobs Online site is on Eastern Standard
Time.
Contact Person:
Rita Cano Alcalá, Chair
Intercollegiate Department of Chicana/o Latina/o Studies of the
Claremont Colleges


Administrative Assistant: Tami Arnold, ,
Category: Education , Keywords: Assistant Professor