Assistant Professor, American Multicultural Literature, California State University, Chico

The Department of English at California State University, Chico seeks a tenure-track assistant professor in American Multicultural Literature to start in August 2018.

Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. in English or related field at the time of appointment, with specialization in any aspect of American Multicultural Literature.

Preferred Qualifications: Demonstrated and/or potential excellence in teaching and scholarship in any area(s) of American Multicultural Literature, including, but not limited to: African American literature, Asian American literature, Native American/American Indian/Indigenous literature, Chicanx/Latinx literature, cultural studies, post-colonial studies, social justice studies, women/gender studies, sexuality studies, working class studies, film studies/theory, migration studies, etc.

Applicants studying any aspect of American Multicultural Literature are encouraged to apply; however, those working in intersectional and cross-cultural approaches to other ethnic and global literatures are especially welcomed. Applicants should have a demonstrated commitment to diversity and social justice as evidenced in their record of teaching, scholarship, and/or service.

Applicants must submit a letter of application, an Application for Academic Employment Form, found at , CV, writing sample, teaching portfolio (including a statement of teaching philosophy, sample syllabi, and course evaluations), and three letters of recommendation to

Review of applications begins on April 5, 2018. Complete applications received after that date may be considered.

For questions, contact Erin Kelly, search chair, at [email protected].

CSU, Chico is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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