Assistant Professor in Latinx/ Indigenous Communication, University of Utah. Deadline: October 1, 2018.
The University of Utah’s Department of Communication, housed in the College of Humanities, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of Latinx/Indigenous Communication, effective July 1, 2019. We seek a scholar whose research focuses on the intersection between communication and Latinx and/or indigenous studies, and also aligns with one or more of our areas of emphasis (Critical/Cultural, Rhetoric, Digital Media, CommSHER, and Interpersonal).
The successful candidate will have an outstanding research record (or the promise of such a record) in communication from a critical, qualitative, and/or quantitative methodological perspective. Areas of research could include:
* racial identity, discrimination, targeting and/or tokenism;
* immigration, refugee, border, transnationalism, and/or globalization studies;
* feminist, queer, and/or disability studies;
* decolonization, settler colonialism, and/or postcolonialism; economic, health, environmental, workplace, and/or educational discrimination; and/or social activism, equity, access, inclusion, and empowerment.