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The College of Charleston School of Languages, Cultures and World Affairs (LCWA), invites applications for a Tenure Track position as Assistant Professor of International Studies to begin August 16, 2016. The International Studies program seeks a candidate whose research and teaching focuses on European immigrant communities from North Africa, Francophone Africa, South or East Asia. The successful candidate must be able to teach our International Studies introductory course as well as the major’s cross-regional international studies course, and contribute to an area studies concentration in at least one of the above regions. An earned PhD in a related field by August 15, 2016 is required; candidates from Anthropology, Sociology, Cultural Studies and Media Studies are specifically encouraged to apply.

Applicants must apply online at JOBS.COFC.EDU (please use the quicklink: ). Submit: a letter of application, a CV, unofficial graduate transcripts, statements of teaching and research interests and philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness (including course syllabi and course evaluations), examples of scholarly research, and contact information for three references.

The College of Charleston is a co-educational liberal arts institution located in the heart of downtown Charleston, SC. The International Studies program began at the college in 2010 and has been one the College’s fastest growing majors. The program includes faculty from Economics, International Law, Religious Studies, and Political Science and prides itself on multi-disciplinary and inter-disciplinary courses and research. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The College of Charleston is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or disability.

Contact: For additional information contact Douglas Friedman, Director of International Studies at
Dr. Douglas Friedman, Director
International Studies
College of Charleston
Charleston, SC
9 Glebe Street

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