Director, International Studies
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POST DATE 8/16/2016
END DATE 1/2/2017
University of California - Irvine
JOB DESCRIPTIONDIRECTOR, INTERNATIONAL STUDIES
* School of Social Sciences - Soc Sci International Studies
Open date: August 15th, 2016
Last review date: November 1st, 2016
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled. Final date: December 31st, 2016
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
The interdisciplinary Program in International Studies at the University of California, Irvine, invites applications for the position of Director of International Studies. The appointment will be at the rank of Associate or Full Professor in Anthropology, Political Science or Sociology and will begin July 1, 2017. We welcome applicants in any of these disciplines who have a strong record of scholarship, teaching and administrative experience. The program in International Studies is especially interested in candidates who have demonstrated broad interdisciplinary interests in pressing global issues. Familiarity with or interest in international experiential learning initiatives is also desirable.
The International Studies program is housed in the School of Social Sciences but also draws on faculty in the Humanities, Arts, Public Health, Social Ecology, Law, and the Business School at UCI. It is a large and cutting-edge undergraduate major, and is in the process of developing a Master program in International and Global Analysis. The new Director will be responsible for overseeing the major as well as coordinating new initiatives with the Dean and relevant departments in the School and across campus. Given its commitment to encouraging diversity, UC Irvine asks that a separate statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion be included with the application.
Completed applications must include: a cover letter; curriculum vitae; statement which addresses past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion and three letters of recommendation. Candidates may also provide a writing sample of recent research. Submit application materials via UC Irvine s online application system, RECRUIT, located at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF03666
To receive full consideration, applications should be received by November 1, 2016, although the position will remain open until filled.
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
More information about this recruitment: http://www.internationalstudies.socsci.uci.edu/
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.
Statement of Research (Optional)
Statement of Teaching (Optional)
Misc / Additional (Optional)
3-5 letters of reference required.