The University of New Mexico seeks a tenure-track faculty appointment at the Assistant Professor level in Native American Studies (NAS). This is a full-time appointment in the Native American Studies Program, housed in University College. The successful candidate will teach in NAS and work collaboratively with other faculty to develop and deliver curricula which supports the Leadership and Building Native Nations concentration in the Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Native American Studies. NAS is also in the process of establishing a graduate level program, and the successful candidate will teach courses in support of this program. More information on NAS can be found at nas.unm.edu. This appointment will begin Fall 2015. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.
The University of New Mexico is a comprehensive Carnegie Doctoral/Research – Extensive University and a U.S. Department of Education Minority public institution, which serves some 30,000 students each academic term. Offering degree programs at Bachelors, Masters, and Doctoral levels in 85 areas of study, UNM is fortunate to be in a state with a significant population of Native Americans. The University of New Mexico welcomes its responsibility to encourage and support the educational achievements of Native American students.
The University of New Mexico actively seeks and encourages nominations of and applications from individuals who are from under-represented groups. Applicants should also show a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse communities.
For best consideration, applications must be received by November 14; however, position will remain open until filled.
Applications should be submitted to: https://unmjobs.unm.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1412619101468
For inquiries regarding the position, contact the search committee co-chairs:
Or Native American Studies at (505) 277-3917
Note: Applications submitted to the search committee chairs or to NAS will not be fully considered. Please submit materials online via the following link: https://unmjobs.unm.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1412619101468
The University of New Mexico is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, Educator,
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