Native American and Indigenous Studies Association

The premiere international & interdisciplinary professional organization for scholars, graduate students, independent researchers, and community members interested in all aspects of Indigenous Studies.

Assistant/ Associate Professor

Arizona State University
School of Social Transformation (JOB# 11005)

The School of Social Transformation, an interdisciplinary unit at Arizona State University (, invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track/tenured Assistant or Associate Professor with expertise in research and teaching surrounding the causes, consequences of, and solutions for ending structural inequality and discrimination in the U.S., with particular attention to intersecting social categories. Rank and tenure status will be commensurate with experience. Anticipated start date is August 2015.

Desired areas of foci include any of the following: economic justice, poverty, income inequality, gender and racial disparities in science and technology, or socio-legal justice for vulnerable populations. Successful candidates must have a PhD in a relevant social science field or related interdisciplinary field (e.g. ethnic studies, gender studies, justice studies, etc.). All candidates must have demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching and mentoring students. Candidates at the senior level must have an externally funded program of research that can be transferred to the School of Social Transformation. At the junior level, evidence of potential for success in securing external funding is required. For both positions, preference will be given to candidates with expertise in quantitative research and those who are willing to teach quantitative methods to graduate and undergraduate students.

Complete applications will be reviewed beginning JANUARY 5, 2015; if not filled, every week thereafter until the search is closed. Electronic submission of materials is required. Electronically,send a letter of application describing your research and teaching interests, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references who may be contacted at a later stage in the search to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. A background check is required for employment.

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by the law.