[Humanist] 26.424 job at Arizona State

Humanist Discussion Group willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk
Fri Oct 26 07:47:11 CEST 2012


                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 26, No. 424.
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        Date: Thu, 25 Oct 2012 21:38:34 +0100
        From: Willard McCarty <willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk>
        Subject: job in digital humanities


Arizona State University
Tenure-track assistant professorship in digital humanities

https://sls.asu.edu/sites/default/files/AV%2010254%20Assistant%20Professor%20Digital%20Humanities%20position%20172902.pdf 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

The Faculty of Languages & Cultures in the School of Letters and 
Sciences on the Downtown Phoenix campus of Arizona State University 
seeks a tenure-track assistant professor with a specialty in digital 
humanities.

This tenure track position will assume the following distribution of 
effort during the tenure probationary period: 40% research and creative
activity (significant research in area of specialty), 40% teaching 
(normal teaching load is four classes per year), and 20% service 
(appropriate to rank).

QUALIFICATIONS

REQUIRED
The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in a humanities field (e.g., 
English, Philosophy, History, Cultural Studies, Rhetoric, or 
interdisciplinary humanities) by time of hire; recognized body of 
scholarship appropriate to rank in digital humanities or related field; 
college-level teaching experience and mentoring appropriate to rank; a 
commitment to working in multicultural settings; a commitment to 
interdisciplinary scholarship and evidence of department, college, 
community and/or professional service appropriate to rank.

DESIRED
Experience with online teaching and learning in humanities areas; 
commitment to developing and sharing knowledge about digital humanities 
pedagogy; demonstrated commitment to community engagement, place-based 
inquiry, and use-inspired research consistent with mission of a New 
American University.

APPLICATION DEADLINE

Monday, December 3, 2012, if not filled, weekly Monday thereafter until 
search is closed.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

A complete application must include a cover letter outlining relevant 
qualifications, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, two 
samples of relevant research-based writing, and three letters of 
recommendation. Please send these as one electronic file to Kelli 
Collins (Kelli.M.Collins at asu.edu); indicate the position (Assistant 
Professor-Digital Humanities, AV #10254) in the subject line. DO NOT 
send your application letter, vita, names of references, etc., 
separately. We will not accept incomplete applications.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Academic year contract, 8/16/13-5/15/14. Salary contingent upon 
qualifications and assigned teaching load. Background check required 
prior to employment.
ASU is an affirmative action/equal employment opportunity employer 
committed to excellence through diversity. Women and members of 
underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

Barbara A. Lafford, Ph.D
Faculty Head, Languages & Cultures (http://sls.asu.edu/lc/index.html)
Writing Program Administrator
Professor of Spanish Linguistics
Barrett Honors Faculty

School of Letters and Sciences (http://sls.asu.edu/)
Mail Code 0320
Arizona State University
411 N. Central Ave., Ste 325
Phoenix, AZ 85004-0696

E-mail: blafford at asu.edu
Office: UCENT 325
Phone: (602) 496-0623   FAX: (602) 496-0655

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