R0003108 USF Hilltop Campus
Job Title: Department of International & Multicultural Education Adjunct Faculty
Job Summary: The International & Multicultural Education Department in the School of Education at the University of San Francisco is seeking an adjunct instructor to teach the following course IME 698/798: Special Topics, Ethnic Studies with a focus on Indigenous Education. This program includes an MA-Human Rights Education and an Ed.D. concentration in Human Rights Education. We encourage outstanding and qualified candidates to apply as soon as possible. Below are course descriptions.
Mission Statement: International & Multicultural Education (IME) Department: Since its inception in 1975, IME has been committed to understanding inequalities based on race, class, gender, and nationality as a way of promoting educational scholarship and research based on principles of equity and social justice. IME provides students with focused studies on formal and informal education within social, cultural, and linguistic contexts in both the United States and abroad. The IME Department has always been innovative in its curriculum and scholarship by promoting critical pedagogy and participatory action research.
Full Job Description:
This position involves teaching the following class, as well as holding office hours for meeting with students as needed about their course assignments.
Course Description: This course centers takes a historical and hemispheric approach to understanding the educational experiences of Native and Indigenous peoples against the legacies of colonialism and genocidal expressions of state formation across the political borders, with a specific focus on the U.S. This course utilizes an ethnic studies framework to explore and understand both the educational history, decolonial present and future possibilities. This course seeks to complicate and unravel the continuities and differences in Indigenous/Native expressions of resistance against the permanence of colonial relations in the current day, as it relates to education. Another central themes of the course is to explore shared solidarites between Indigenous and Native peoples and other communities of color. The readings from this course will draw from settler colonialism frameworks and compare and contrast specific cases of struggle across multiple educational and political boundaries.
Must have a post graduate degree in the required field of teaching.
Full-Time/Part-Time: Part time
Pay Rate: Salary
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