Native American and Indigenous Studies Association

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Native North American Indigenous Experience

The Department of American Studies & Ethnicity, Dornsife College of 
Letters, Arts and Sciences, University of Southern California, in Los 
Angeles, California, is seeking a tenure-track assistant professor or 
tenured associate professor in the field of Native North American 
Indigenous Experience with an anticipated start date of August 16, 
2015. The successful candidate will be an intellectually expansive 
scholar trained in the humanities, social sciences or a related 
interdisciplinary field specializing in North American Native American 
studies.  The candidate must have a doctoral degree in appropriate 
field of study prior to appointment.

We will begin reviewing applications on October 1, 2014.  
Applications should include: 1) A letter of application that 
specifically addresses the candidate’s qualifications for the 
position, with areas of specialization, research and teaching 
interests clearly identified, 2) a current CV, 3) the contact 
information of three individuals who can provide letters of reference, 
and 4) a writing sample (limited to 40 pages). When desired, referees 
will be contacted upon submission of the application and provided with 
information on how to upload their letters of reference. In order to 
be considered, applicants must submit an electronic USC application; 
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USC is an equal-opportunity educator and employer, proudly pluralistic 
and firmly committed to providing equal opportunity for outstanding 
persons of every race, gender, creed and background. The University 
particularly encourages women, members of underrepresented groups, 
veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply. USC will make 
reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known 
disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. 
Further information is available by contacting 
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