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 Professor in Indigenous Literature

The Cornell University Department of English invites applications and nominations for one tenure-track assistant professorship to begin July 1, 2015, in anglophone Indigenous literatures. We are seeking a specialist whose focus is the literatures of Indigenous peoples of the United States (American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians) and/or Indigenous peoples of Australia and New Zealand/Aotearoa (Aboriginal and Maori). We are particularly interested in scholars who, while working on local issues in one of the specified areas, have a global/comparative perspective.  Please submit a letter of application, c.v., dissertation abstract, three letters of recommendation, and writing sample to AcademicJobsOnline [].  Deadline: November 7, 2014. Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage.  We’re an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.  We actively encourage applications of women, persons of color, and persons with disabilities.