Augustana College, Rock Island, IL, Academic Affairs/ History Dept.
Teaching Fellow, Latin American history
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Illinois, United States|
History - Augustana College invites applications for a Teaching Fellow in Latin American history beginning in the 2013-14 academic year. Preference will be given to applicants who have a demonstrated record of excellence in teaching. We particularly encourage candidates capable of teaching introductory courses in both colonial and modern Latin American history, in addition to upper-level courses in Mexican and Caribbean history. Augustana College is on a trimester calendar with an annual teaching load of seven courses (2/2/3) over three terms. Candidates will teach four classes in Latin American history, and three classes in Augustana’s innovative first-year Liberal Studies curriculum. A Ph.D. in hand at the time of appointment and a commitment to creative and effective undergraduate teaching is expected. Augustana College is a selective liberal arts college of 2,500 students, most of whom live on a wooded 115-acre campus. Rock Island, Illinois is one of the Illinois-Iowa Quad Cities along the Mississippi River, a diverse metropolitan area with 400,000 residents. Augustana College is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages applications from women and persons of diverse ethnic backgrounds. We do not discriminate based on age, race, color, ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, disability or creed. Details about Augustana, our expectation of the faculty, the selection process and the Quad Cities all are available at the Faculty Search website: http://www.augustanafaculty.org/.
To apply, send a cover letter describing your teaching and research interests, curriculum vitae, a sample syllabus, a writing sample, graduate transcripts (copies are fine), evidence of teaching effectiveness and three letters of recommendation to: Search #118-13 History/Fellow, C/O Dr. Margaret Farrar, Associate Dean, Augustana College, 639 – 38th Street, Rock Island, IL 61201 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions may be directed to the chair of the department, Stephen Warren, at email@example.com. The committee will begin reviewing applications on March 15, 2013.
Questions may be directed to the chair of the department, Stephen Warren, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Primary Category:||Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies