<p>Job Description:<br />The NASNTI Post-doctoral Fellowship is part of the Native American Student Success (NASS) program at UMM.<br />Funding for the program is through the US Department of Education Native American Serving Non-Tribal Institution program supporting Native American students in higher education. Through the fellowship, we seek to support scholars of the Liberal Arts who are committed to advancing the perspectives of American Indian/Alaskan Natives through their creative activity, teaching, research, service or mentoring of students. The postdoctoral scholar will begin in fall 2018 and will be housed in one or more of the following academic disciplines within the following divisions:<br />• Humanities (Art History, Studio Art, Music, Theatre Arts, English, Communication, Media and Rhetoric, Philosophy, World Languages)<br />• Science and Math (Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Computer Science, Geology, Environmental Science)<br />• Social Science (American Indian Studies, Anthropology, Psychology, Economics and Management, History, Human Services, Political Science, Sociology, Environmental Studies, Latin American Area Studies, African and Black American Studies)<br />• Education (Education, Elementary Education, Secondary Education, Sport Studies and Athletics)</p><p>The NASNTI Post-doctoral Fellowship is for one year with the possibility of a one-year renewal. Post-doctoral fellows typically teach two courses per year, work closely with faculty mentors inside and outside of their disciplines, and mentor student scholars. The fellows will also share their expertise with the university community and participate in selected activities to support student learning, persistence and success.<br /><br /> </p>
<p><span style="font-size:11px;"><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;">The University of Minnesota, Morris Office of Equity, Diversity & Intercultural Programs/Native American Student Success (NASS) Program seeks a 100% time, 9 month, Native American Serving Non-Tribal institution (NASNTI) Post-Doctoral Fellow. This position will report to the Director of Equity, Diversity & Intercultural Programs. The qualifications for this position are as follows:</span></span></p><p><o:p></o:p><span style="font-size:11px;"><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;">Qualifications:<br />Candidates must have completed their PhD or other terminal degree no more than three years before the starting date (August 2018). Candidates who have not yet had a tenure-track faculty position will have priority. Awards include a competitive salary, benefits package, and travel funds for conference participation.<br />Degree Verification Requirement: Persons offered employment in this position will be required to provide official education transcripts for degree verification purposes. Serious candidates are encouraged to request official transcripts to help expedite the hiring process.</span></span></p>
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