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Humanist Archives: Feb. 5, 2020, 11:07 a.m. Humanist 33.593 - tenure-track in diasporic media (York, Canada)

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        Date: 2020-02-04 21:21:39+00:00
        From: ganaele 
        Subject: Tenure-track position Diasporic Media, Communication Studies, York University

Dear Colleagues,

Please see our job ad for TT position in Diasporic Media in the Department
of Communication Studies at York University.


Ganaele Langlois
Associate Professor
Communication Studies
York University

Position Information

Position Rank: Full Time Professorial Stream - Assistant Professor
Discipline/Field: Diasporic Media
Home Faculty: Liberal Arts & Professional Studies
Home Department/Area/Division: Communication Studies
Affiliation/Union: YUFA
Position Start Date: July 1, 2020

Department of Communication Studies, Liberal Arts & Professional Studies

The Department of Communication Studies invites applications for a
professorial stream tenure-track appointment in Diasporic Media at the
Assistant Professor level, to commence July 1, 2020. Salary will be
commensurate with qualifications and experience. All York University
positions are subject to budgetary approval.

A PhD in Communication Studies or cognate fields is required. Candidates
must show excellence or promise of excellence in teaching, scholarly
research and publication and service.

Applicants should have an ongoing program of research and specialize in one
or more of the following areas: immigrant, migrant and/or refugee
experience; forced movement of populations; global, translocal and/or local
diasporic media practices and/or communities; community activism;
decolonial and anti-racist approaches; and/or multicultural media policy.
Candidates with a social justice and equity approach are preferred.

The successful candidate must be suitable for prompt appointment to the
Faculty of Graduate Studies. The position will involve graduate teaching
and supervision, as well as undergraduate teaching. Pedagogical innovation
in high priority areas such as experiential education and technology
enhanced learning is preferred.

York University has a policy on Accommodation in Employment for Persons
with Disabilities
is committed to working towards a barrier-free workplace and to expanding
the accessibility of the workplace to persons with disabilities. Candidates
who require accommodation during the selection process are invited to
contact the Chair of the Search Committee at comnsrch@yorku.ca.

York University is an Affirmative Action (AA) employer and strongly values
diversity, including gender and sexual diversity, within its community. The
AA Program, which applies to women, members of visible minorities
(racialized groups), Aboriginal (Indigenous) people and persons with
disabilities, can be found at http://acadjobs.info.yorku.ca/ or by calling
the AA line at 416.736.5713. Applicants wishing to self-identify as part of
York University's Affirmative Action Program can do so by downloading,
completing and submitting the form found at:
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian
citizens, Permanent Residents and Indigenous peoples in Canada will be
given priority. No application will be considered without a completed
mandatory Work Status Declaration form which can be found at

Applicants should submit their application package, including a signed
letter of application, an up-to-date curriculum vitae, a statement of
research and teaching interests, teaching evaluations and three
confidential letters of reference, through the online application system at
apply.laps.yorku.ca beginning on Friday, January 17, 2020.

Applicants may direct questions to Professor Anne MacLennan, Chair of the
Department of Communication Studies, Liberal Arts & Professional Studies,
York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3,

The deadline for receipt of completed applications is February 14, 2020.

Posting End Date: February 14, 2020

Ganaele Langlois
Associate Professor
Department of Communication Studies
York University

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