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Fri Oct 26 2018

Jobs: Anthropological Linguistics: Rank Open, CUNY Graduate Center

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Date: 25-Oct-2018
From: Bloom <>
Subject: Anthropological Linguistics: Rank Open, CUNY Graduate Center, New York, USA
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University or Organization: CUNY Graduate Center
Job Location: New York, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Associate or Full Professor

Job Rank: Associate Professor; Full Professor; Rank Open

Specialty Areas: Anthropological Linguistics


Associate or Full Professor - Ph.D. Program in Urban Education & Ph.D. Program in Latin American, Iberian and Latino Cultures
Job ID: 19562
Compensation: Competitive
Closing Date: Open until filled with review of applications to begin on December 3, 2018

The Ph.D. Program in Urban Education and the Ph.D. Program in Latin American, Iberian and Latino Cultures (LAILaC) at the GC are jointly seeking an Associate or Full Professor who is a scholar in language, literacy, and culture, and specializes in the politics of language and education. Both programs place a high value on social justice-oriented and public facing scholarship.

The programs seek a faculty member who has conducted research on:
- U.S. Latinx and immigrant communities and their education;
- A critical sociological/anthropological perspective on the politics of language, particularly on Spanish in the U.S.; and
- Bilingualism and education.

This position will report to the Executive Officer in the Ph.D. Program in Urban Education with a dotted line to a Professor in the Ph.D. Program in Latin American, Iberian and Latino Cultures. This position is expected to begin in Fall 2019.

Duties include but are not limited to:
- Teach graduate level courses.
- Mentor graduate students and supervising doctoral dissertations.
- Organize and participate in GC events that bring together CUNY and outside scholars.
- Perform other related duties as assigned.
- Participating in the public-facing presentation of science and the philosophy of science at the GC.

For Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor:
Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

A preferred candidate should have:
- Doctorate degree in Education, Hispanic Sociolinguistics, or a related discipline.
- Experience teaching and mentoring students from diverse backgrounds.
- Demonstrated ability to teach graduate courses, supervise Ph.D. dissertations and provide doctoral level professional development.
- A distinguished publication record and extensive research experience in the field as demonstrated by the publication of books, peer-reviewed articles, and community-based scholarship.
- A comprehensive agenda for future research.
- Demonstrated record of public engagement with communities, schools, professional organizations, etc.
- Diverse methodological expertise including ethnography and other qualitative approaches.
- Demonstrated commitment to sustaining and extending the internationally acclaimed work on the politics of Spanish and language education already established at The Graduate Center and the work in public schools and universities throughout the country.

How to Apply:
1. Please apply using the application link provided below.
Make sure to upload:
- A cover letter,
- Resume, and
- Contact information for three (3) professional references (name, title, and organization).
- Please upload all documents in Word or PDF format as one file.

EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
CUNY Graduate Center

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