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Adjunct Instructor

Ethnic Studies Adjunct Instructor

The Department of Ethnic Studies at the University of Oregon is seeking qualified applicants for its open instruction pool. Positions are limited duration appointments potentially renewable for up to a total of three years. In limited circumstances, there is the possibility of renewal beyond three years based on programmatic need, funding and performance. Potential topics courses may include ES 199, 399, 407/507, 452/552 in the areas of critical mixed race studies, Arab-American, Asian/Pacific-American, and comparative ethnic studies.


Minimum and preferred qualifications: Candidates with a Ph.D. are preferred but applicants who have advanced to candidacy in a Ph.D. program will also be considered. Teaching experience and familiarity with Ethnic Studies are also required. 
The University of Oregon and the Department of Ethnic Studies are committed to creating a more inclusive and diverse institution and seek candidates with demonstrated potential to contribute positively to its diverse community.
To apply, please submit a University of Oregon Employment Form, (Unclassified Short Form Web Page) a statement of interest describing qualifications, a curriculum vitae, a proposed syllabus, a statement of teaching philosophy, and at least two letters of recommendation. This position is subject to a background check.


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Applications will be accepted on a continuous basis and screening of applications will take place as positions become available and continue until positions are filled. This pool will remain active until April 20, 2016. More information about the Department of Ethnic Studies at the University of Oregon may be found by visiting the department website at:


EO/AA/ADA Institution committed to cultural diversity.  The University encourages all qualified individuals to apply, and does not discriminate on the basis of any protected status, including veteran and disability status.