Instructors for African American and African Studies, 2021-22
The African American and African Studies (AAS) Department at the University of California at Davis welcomes applications for instructors to teach courses in academic year 2021-22.
Candidates should have expertise across African American studies and humanities disciplines such as literature, cultural studies, music, performance studies, theater and drama, and have a record of high-quality teaching in African American and African Studies or related courses.
1) CV 2) cover letter explaining your teaching experience in African American and African Studies or related fields, detailing how you organized and delivered at least one specific course; please also include information on how teaching in AAS may help in your future plans 3) the contact information for two references 4) at least one set of teaching evaluations
For full consideration, applications should be received by June 10, 2021. Candidates should be prepared for either remote/online instruction or in-person teaching.
The University of California, Davis and the Department of African American and African Studies are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
These positions are covered by a collective bargaining agreement.
UC Davis is the home of the Aggies — go-getters, change makers and problem solvers who make their mark at one of the top public universities in the United States. Since we first opened in 1908, we’ve been known for standout academics, sustainability and Aggie Pride as well as valuing the Northern California lifestyle. These themes are woven into our 100-plus-year history and our reputation for solving problems related to food, health, the environment and society.Our 5,300-acre campus is in the city of Davis, a vibrant college town of about 68,000 located in Yolo County. The state capital is 20 minutes away, and world-class destinations such as the San Francisco Bay Area, Lake Tahoe and the Napa Valley are within a two-hour drive.