Naisa

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.


The English Department at Oklahoma State University seeks to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Native American and Indigenous literatures of any period. The faculty member would teach two courses a semester at the undergraduate and graduate levels and conduct research in her/his field of specialization. There are also opportunities for associate editorship of American Indian Quarterly and interdisciplinary collaboration with the American Indian Studies Program, the Center for Sovereign Nations, and the American Studies Program.

This position is key to Oklahoma State’s land-grant mission of engaging communities, including tribal nations, within and beyond the university. Oklahoma State University consistently ranks among institutions with the highest number of Native American graduates.

To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by November 1, 2017. We will continue, however, to accept applications until the position has been filled. Candidates who will have completed their PhD by August 2018 should submit letter of application, cv, writing sample, and dossier, including three letters of recommendation and transcript, through Interfolio using this link: https://apply.interfolio.com/

This position is contingent upon availability of funding. Oklahoma State University is an AA/EEO/E-Verify employer committed to diversity and the employment of qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. OSU-Stillwater is a tobacco-free campus.