Latino Politics: Latina/o Studies Program and Department of Government Cornell University

Latino Politics: Latina/a Studies Program and
Department of Government

The Department of Government and the Latina/a Studies Program at Cornell University invite applications for a full-time tenure track position in Latino Politics at the assistant professor rank to begin July 1,2015.The position will be a joint appointment between the department and the program,with the tenure home in the Department of Government and would require courses to be cross-listed with the Latina/a Studies Program. Candidates must have a scholarly background and research interests in U.S.Latina/a Studies,substantial promise of excellence in research and teaching,and demonstrated research skills and training.A required no later than July 1,
2015.Our Department and Program are committed to the development of a campus climate that
supports equality and diversity.

Interested applicants please submit electronic application materials,including a letter of application,curriculum vitae,samples of written work,three letters of recommendation,teaching evaluations if available,and one course syllabus for an undergraduate semester-long course in Latino Politics or other political science course with 100% content in Latina/a Studies,or Introduction to Latina/a Studies.Electronic application materials should be sent to:

We will begin to review applications beginning October 15, 2014, and will continue until the search is completed.

For more information on Cornell’s Latina/a Studies Program and
Department of Government please visit their websites.

For questions please contact: Professor Sofia Villenas Director,Latina/a Studies Program

Cornell University, located in Ithaca, New York, is an inclusive, dynamic, and innovative Ivy League university and New York’s land-grant institution. Its staff, faculty, and students impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose and contribute creative ideas and best practices to further the university’s mission of teaching, research, and outreach.

Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage.We are an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans,and Individuals with Disabilities.

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