JOB: Digital Humanist – Technology and Diversity in Historical Context

“Digital Humanist focused on Technology and Diversity in Historical Context”

San Diego State University seeks a Digital Humanist at the rank of assistant or associate professor who can lead and develop our Area of Excellence in “Digital Humanities and Global Diversity” to pursue and foster intersectional, interdisciplinary, collaborative research, and teaching. We are looking for a humanities scholar who rigorously explores the relationships between media and/or technology and human diversity (with an emphasis on race and ethnicity, including perspectives of the global or transnational) in historical context.

This is an innovative and collaborative academic posting, with the selected candidate housed in and teaching for one of the following participating departments to be determined by the candidate: History, European Studies (with expertise in French/Francophone, German, Italian or Russian Studies) Chicano/a Studies, or Africana Studies. An earned doctorate in a humanities field (including history, cultural studies, media studies, ethnic studies, and American studies) is required.

The successful candidate will demonstrate a capacity for academic leadership, dynamic, student-centered teaching, and research, scholarship or creative work, reflected in research publications, grants, presentations, exhibitions, public performances, patents, books, book chapters, etc.

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