The Department of American Studies anticipates an appointment in Asian American Studies at the rank of tenured Associate Professor or full Professor. We are looking for a scholar whose work addresses the complex historical experiences of Asian peoples in North America. Scholarship should center on the United States but may also engage the rest of the hemisphere in comparative and transnational approaches. Our search is inclusive of South East Asian and South Asian communities, Critical Refugee Studies, and Comparative and Relational Ethnic Studies. It is open to all methodologies, subfields and periods after 1800, though there is a preference for research and teaching that are interdisciplinary and engage with social justice, transnationalism, colonialism, and empire. A commitment to public scholarship, broadly conceived, is especially welcome.
The position start date is July 1, 2022.
Please submit, via Interfolio, a CV, a letter of application, and contact information for potential references, addressed to:
Professor Evelyn Hu-DeHart and Professor Matthew Pratt Guterl Co-Chairs, Asian American Search Committee Department of American Studies Brown University
The letter of application should address the candidate's experiences and intentions regarding teaching in a diverse and inclusive classroom.
The review of applications will begin on November 1 and will continue until the position is filled.
Questions about the search can be directed to: Matthew_Guterl@brown.edu or Evelyn_Hu-DeHart@brown.edu
Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
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