Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Postcolonial Literatures and Cultures

The Department of English at Santa Clara University, a Jesuit, Catholic university, invites applications for a tenure-track position in postcolonial literatures and cultures, with additional desirable expertise in film or other related interdisciplinary studies. The position will begin fall 2024 as part of a cluster hire in Inequality and Social Justice in the College of Arts and Sciences. Successful candidates must have a strong record of teaching and a strong scholarly trajectory. 

This position is slated for inclusion in a College of Arts & Sciences cluster hire in the area of Inequality & Social Justice that also includes the Departments of Art & Art History, Philosophy, Environmental Studies & Sciences, Biology, Religious Studies, History, and Theater & Dance. Cluster hire participants will receive mentorship and regular group meetings providing peer support and interdisciplinary intellectual community to support their scholarly and creative work.

2023-24 cluster hire information: The College of Arts & Sciences is currently conducting its third “cluster hire,” titled, Inequality & Social Justice. After two very successful cluster hire processes, the SCU College of Arts & Sciences has welcomed new faculty-members whose work engages with Inequality & Social Justice across a range of disciplines.

All applications must go through the Workday portal found at scu.edu/hr/careers, or click here.

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