The Religious Studies Department at Hamilton College seeks applicants for a tenure-track position in indigenous studies at assistant professor rank to start July 1, 2013. The Department seeks applicants with a specialization in an indigenous tradition in the Americas with a capacity to teach others in a comparative perspective. Additional interests include indigeneity theory, gender construction, and the global indigenous rights movements. Discipline open but candidates should display a capacity to engage perspectives on religion (traditions, lifeways) in an interdisciplinary undergraduate program. PhD preferred but strong ABD candidates will be considered. Hamilton is nationally recognized for the quality of its undergraduate education and provides strong support for scholarly activity. Letters of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation should be submitted to Interfolio at http://www.interfolio.com/apply/14614 by November 15. Questions may be directed to Richard Seager, Chair, Religious Studies Department.
Hamilton College (www.hamilton.edu) is a residential liberal arts college located in the Mohawk Valley of upstate New York; for applicants with dual-career considerations, Hamilton participates in the regional Higher Education Recruitment Consortium, which posts additional area employment opportunities at www.upstatenyherc.org.
Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community. Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.
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Hamilton College is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer and encourages diversity in all areas of the campus community.Posted 08/27/2012