LINGUIST List 14.2255

Tue Aug 26 2003

Jobs: African Studies: Asst Prof, Stanford University

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  1. allen.sciutto, African Studies: Asst Prof, Stanford University, CA, USA

Message 1: African Studies: Asst Prof, Stanford University, CA, USA

Date: Mon, 25 Aug 2003 16:06:24 +0000
From: allen.sciutto <>
Subject: African Studies: Asst Prof, Stanford University, CA, USA

University or Organization: Stanford University
Department: Linguistics Dept
Rank of Job: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Please See Job Description



Stanford University invites applications for a faculty appointment in
a humanistic field of African Studies to be made at the rank of
tenure-track assistant professor or tenured associate professor. The
appointment will begin in the Fall of 2004. Although funding for this
position will be held in the School of Humanities and Sciences, the
successful candidate will be appointed in the appropriate department:
Art and Art History, History, Linguistics, Music, Religious Studies or
one of the literature departments. Junior candidates should have
completed the Ph.D. by the time of appointment. Senior applicants
should have compiled a distinguished record of scholarship and
teaching. Applicants will be expected to teach courses at both the
graduate and undergraduate levels. The successful candidate will have
a long-term research program that involves research in Africa. He or
she will be expected to collaborate with colleagues in other
disciplines in the further development of the study of Africa and of
international and comparative area studies at Stanford.

Junior candidates should send a letter of application, CV, statement
of research interests, dissertation chapter or 1-2 other samples of
work, if available, and should arrange for three letters of
recommendation to be forwarded. Senior candidates should submit a
letter of application, CV, statement of research interests, and the
names of three references. Materials must be postmarked by 14 November
2003 and sent to: Prof. Richard Roberts, Chair, African Studies
Search, Office of the Dean, School of Humanities and Sciences,
Building One, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305-2070. Stanford
University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Prof Richard Roberts
	Office of the Dean 
	School of Humanities and Sciences
	Building One
	Stanford University
	Stanford, CA 94305-2070
	United States of America 
	Applications are due by 14-Nov-2003

Contact Information:
	Ms. Rochelle Roberts
	Tel: 650-736-2133
	Fax: 650-723-3235

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