The Department of Africana Studies at Metropolitan State University of Denver invites applicants for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level, beginning Fall 2018. The successful candidate will have a doctorate in Africana Studies with a concentration in the social sciences or a doctorate/terminal degree in a related social science field with a formal concentration in or significant research and teaching in Africana Studies. Candidates with demonstrated experience teaching undergraduate courses in Africana Studies are strongly encouraged to apply. To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by January 15, 2018. However, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
The University is particularly interested in applicants who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups.