How to Apply for an Assistant Professor Position: Ask the Search Committee

Thursday, September 30, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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Virtual Event

A conversation about applying for assistant professor positions in the humanities and humanistic social sciences, providing insights into the perspective of the search committee.  Three faculty presenters will provide brief comments and answer questions from the audience.  


  • Hector Amaya
    Professor of Communication and American Studies & Ethnicity
    Director, USC Annenberg School of Communication 
  • Daniela Bleichmar
    Professor of Art History and History
    Founding Director, Levan Institute for the Humanities
    Director, USC Society of Fellows in the Humanities
  • Nayan Shah
    Professor of American Studies & Ethnicity and History


Registration before the event is required. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Attendants outside of USC are welcome. 

This workshop is part of the Levan Institute for the Humanities' “How to” series, where humanists discuss how we do the things we do. Organized in collaboration with the USC Society of Fellows in the Humanities, these workshops are primarily addressed to graduate students, postdocs, and assistant professors. To see more events in this series, including recordings of past events, visit

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Event Type

Lecture / Talk / Workshop


Students, Alumni, Faculty/Staff


Campus Humanities, Levan Institute for the Humanities, Society of Fellows
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