Gonzaga University, History
Assistant Professor, American History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Washington, United States|
The History Department of Gonzaga University, a nationally-ranked liberal arts and sciences university, seeks candidates for a tenure-track assistant professor appointment beginning August 28, 2012. Teaching load is nine-hours each semester. Salary and benefits are competitive. Required Qualifications: Ph.D. in American History or closely related discipline, or ABD to be completed by August 28, 2012; evidence of scholarly expertise and teaching effectiveness in the history of African-Americans or other minority groups in the United States, with a preference for candidates who can also teach Atlantic World, African Diaspora, and World Civilizations; evidence of commitment to scholarship.
Gonzaga University values its tradition of excellence in undergraduate education and the successful candidate will provide evidence of the potential for a successful career in the profession. Candidates should provide strong evidence of teaching excellence and the commitment to scholarship. Gonzaga University is a Jesuit, Catholic, humanistic institution; therefore we are interested in candidates who will contribute to our distinctive mission. Candidates should address how they see themselves advancing Gonzaga University’s mission. Gonzaga University is an AA/EEO employer committed to diversity.
Applications must include an introductory letter, official graduate transcript, curriculum vitae, three recommendations stating the potential for a successful career in the profession, evidence of their commitment to teaching and scholarship, and no more than two items of documentary evidence of teaching experience.
To apply or view the full position description, please visit our website at www.gonzaga.edu/employment. For assistance with your online application, call 509-313-5996. Please submit a cover letter and cv. Deadline for application is December 1, 2011. Additional email inquiries may be sent to the chair of the department, Dr. Kevin Chambers, firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information concerning Gonzaga University please consult its website at www.gonzaga.edu.
|Secondary Categories:||American History / Studies