Sewanee: The University of the South, the International and Global Studies Program of invites applications for a tenure-track position to begin August 2012. Sewanee is a nationally ranked liberal arts college located in central Tennessee. International and Global Studies is a fast-growing interdisciplinary major seeking candidates with an active research program and teaching interests in past or present processes of globalization as these occur in particular parts of the world. A strong preference will be given to candidates who focus on globalization in the Middle East, or Africa or South Asia with thematic interests including, but not limited to, global/local interactions related to health and health care policies, the experiences of labor in a globalizing economy, and/or subaltern perspectives. Successful candidates will have a strong commitment to teaching in and curricular planning of the program’s core courses, and will have the opportunity to develop new thematic courses in areas of his or her expertise. Candidates should have a PhD or ABD with promise of completion by August 2012 in any social science or humanities field. Please send a cover letter, CV, brief writing sample, sample syllabi, evidence of teaching excellence, a graduate transcript, and three letters of recommendation via email to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject heading: “IGS Search.” Sewanee is an EOE and encourages women and minorities to apply.
Applications received by October 20, 2011 will receive full consideration.