Daemen College, History & Government
Assistant Professor American Immigration History, Comparative History, History of Atlantic World
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||New York, United States|
Daemen College invites applications for a full-time, tenure track faculty position in History at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will have training and expertise in American immigration history, comparative history, or history of the Atlantic World. The department is also interested in developing its offerings in public history, historic preservation, and digital history.
A Ph.D. in History is required; ABD applicants will be considered only with evidence that Ph.D. will be in hand by August 2013. As part of a 4/3 teaching load, the successful candidate will be required to teach a range of lower/upper division courses in the candidate’s areas of expertise, introductory survey courses in American and World History, and participate in teaching senior thesis courses on a rotating basis. Applicants must have teaching experience, and the promise of teaching excellence, at the undergraduate level. Candidates who demonstrate the promise of active involvement in curricular and program development, and commitment to innovative teaching are highly valued. All Daemen faculty are responsible for student advisement and are encouraged to serve as moderators/facilitators for student organizations and activities. Applicants must also have a commitment to departmental/college service and a willingness to participate in the College’s innovative Core Curriculum and other various college-wide initiatives. Experience in working with diverse student and faculty population and evidence of an active, productive research agenda are also required.
Qualified applicants should send a cover letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts, three letters of recommendation, and evidence of teaching effectiveness to: HR Director, Daemen College, 4380 Main St., Amherst, NY, 14226. Completed applications must be received by December 1, 2012.
The History major is housed in the History and Government Department (Division of Arts & Sciences). Daemen College is a private, liberal arts offering Baccalaureate, Masters and entry-level Doctoral degrees in a wide variety of professional and liberal arts programs.
Daemen College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer,
committed to a diverse workplace. Women and people of color are encouraged to apply.
The position begins Fall 2013 contingent upon budgetary considerations.
HR Director, Daemen College, 4380 Main St., Amherst, NY 14226.
|Primary Category:||Immigration History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||American History / Studies
Asian American History / Studies
Atlantic History / Studies
Black History / Studies
Ethnic History / Studies
Middle East History / Studies