Faculty Employment

Open positions for full-time, tenure-track, and tenured faculty in the College of Liberal Arts are listed below. 

 

Application Instructions 

For non-faculty positions, visit the University of Minnesota Office of Human Resources website.
  1. Go to the University of Minnesota Office of Human Resources website.
  2. Search by the job opening number listed beneath each position. You'll find information about qualifications, a position description, and specifics on the application process.

2021-2022 Employment Opportunities

African American & African Studies

The Department of African American & African Studies will search for a tenure-track (probationary) position in Black feminist literary and cultural studies, to begin fall semester 2022. Position will be at the rank of assistant professor.

Job Opening: 343890

Chicano & Latino Studies

The Department of Chicano & Latino Studies will search for a professor/advanced associate professor and chair in Chicana/o/x and/or Latina/o/x studies to begin fall semester 2022. Position will be at the rank of associate professor or professor.

Job opening: 342865

Classical & Near Eastern Religions and Cultures

The Department of Classical & Near Eastern Religions and Cultures will search for a tenure-track (probationary) position in citizenship, ethnicity, and immigration to begin fall semester 2022. Position will be at the rank of associate professor or professor.

Job opening: 342915

Communication Studies

The Department of Communication Studies invites applications for an academic leader and scholar to serve as department chair, with an expected start date of fall semester 2022. The chair should have academic credentials commensurate with an appointment at the rank of associate or full professor with tenure.

Job Opening ID: 344844

Economics

The Department of Economics will research for a tenure-track (probationary) faculty position to begin fall semester 2022. Position will be at the rank of assistant professor.

Job Opening ID: 345300

English

The Department of English will search for a tenure-track (probationary) position in Creative Writing, specializing in the fiction genre, to begin fall semester 2022. Position will be at the rank of assistant professor.

Job opening: 342841

German, Nordic, Slavic & Dutch

The Department of German, Nordic, Slavic & Dutch will search for a tenure-track (probationary) position in film & media studies to begin fall semester 2022. Position will be at the rank of assistant professor.

Job opening: 343009

Journalism

The Hubbard School of Journalism and Mass Communication will search for a tenure-track (probationary) position in advertising to begin fall semester 2022. Position will be at the rank of assistant professor.

Job opening: 342473

Music, School of

The School of Music will search for two (2) tenure-track (probationary) positions, one with an emphasis in composition/music technology and another in applied clarinet that begin fall semester 2022. Both positions will be at the rank of assistant professor.

Job Opening ID (Composition/Music Technology): 345275

Job Opening ID (Applied Clarinet): 344668

Political Science

The Department of Political Science will search for two (2) tenure-track (probationary) positions or one (1) tenured position in political theory to begin fall semester 2022. Positions will be at the rank of assistant professor or associate professor depending on qualifications and experience, and consistent with college and University policy.

Job opening: 343150

Psychology

The Department of Psychology will search for a tenure-track (probationary) position in psychological approaches to health equity to begin fall semester 2022. Position will be at the rank of assistant professor.

Job opening: 342438

Sociology

The Department of Sociology will search for a tenure-track (probationary) or tenured position to begin fall semester 2022. Areas of specialization within sociology are open. Position will be at the rank of assistant professor, associate professor, or professor depending on qualifications and experience, and consistent with college and University policy.

Job opening: 342762

Statistics

The School of Statistics will search for four (4) tenure-track (probationary) positions to begin fall semester 2022. Areas of specialization are statistics and data science. Positions will be at the rank of assistant professor.

Job opening: 342607

Theatre Arts & Dance

The Department of Theatre Arts & Dance will search for a tenure-track (probationary) position for a dance practitioner in African diasporic movement or urban street forms/hip hop to begin fall semester 2022. Position will be at the rank of assistant professor.

Job opening: 342986

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