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Davidson College

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Assistant Professor of Africana Studies

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111458997
Date Posted: 10/18/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Africana Studies
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Davidson, North Carolina, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: F5 -- International Relations, National Security, and International Political Economy
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Africana Studies Department at Davidson College invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Africana Studies with an emphasis in Africana politics and/or economics, starting July 1, 2018. Preference will be given to candidates who can complement our existing strengths in history, sociology, and literature by bringing expertise in the political economy of Africa and/or the African Diaspora.

Qualifications: A Ph.D. (in hand before July 1, 2018) in Africana Studies, Political Science, Economics, or Philosophy is preferred.

Application Procedures: Deadline for submissions is December 1. For additional information about this posting and to apply online go to All questions can be directed to the Search Committee Co-Chairs, Devyn Spence Benson and Laurian Bowles at .

Other Information: Davidson College is a highly selective, independent liberal arts college located 20 miles north of the city of Charlotte. The College has graduated 23 Rhodes Scholars and is consistently ranked among the top liberal arts colleges in the country. Davidson is strongly committed to achieving excellence and cultural diversity, and welcomes applications from women, members of minority groups, and others who would bring additional dimensions to the college's mission.


Application Requirements:
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