Assistant Professor of Latin American History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Pennsylvania, United States|
The Shippensburg University History/Philosophy Department invites applications from specialists in Latin American history for a tenure-track position beginning in August 2009. All department members teach twelve credit hours per semester, including an upper-level course in their specialization and two or three sections of a required world history sequence for first-year students.
An earned doctorate from an accredited institution is required for tenure. Candidates who are in the process of completing their dissertations may be considered. Candidates must provide evidence of their ability and/or willingness to teach introductory world history courses and a demonstrated commitment to understanding and working with diverse populations. Candidates invited for an interview will be required to give a research presentation, participate in a general interview, and demonstrate teaching effectiveness by conducting a sample class in world history. All candidates must furnish proof of eligibility to work in the U.S. upon appointment.
Review of applications will begin on November 14, 2008 and continue until the position is filled. Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check. Qualified candidates should send a letter of interest and qualifications, a current curriculum vitae, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts (official transcripts required prior to campus interview), course syllabi, student evaluations, publications or writing samples, and three letters of reference which address the applicants teaching competency and scholarship to: Dr. John Bloom, History-Philosophy Department, Shippensburg University, 1871 Old Main Drive, Shippensburg, PA 17257-2299. Shippensburg University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals from traditionally underrepresented populations are encouraged to apply.
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|Primary Category:||Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies