Smith College, Afro-American Studies
McPherson/Eveillard Postdoctoral Fellow in Afro-American Studies
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Massachusetts, United States|
The Department of Afro-American Studies at Smith College invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in history beginning July 1, 2013. The McPherson/Eveillard Postdoctoral Fellowship is a continuing initiative at Smith College that offers a combined teaching and research position at a selective liberal arts college. We welcome applications from candidates whose work includes twentieth century African-American history, particularly black women’s history, and/or Afro-Caribbean history. The successful candidate will be expected to teach one course per semester, engage in research and take part in faculty development projects. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in hand or all requirements for the degree fulfilled by the start of the appointment. Questions regarding the search may be directed to Daphne Lamothe, Chair of the Search Committee, Department of Afro-American Studies.
Submit application at https://secure.interfolio.com/apply/21351 with letter of application, curriculum vitae, three confidential letters of recommendation, a writing sample, and syllabi for two proposed courses. Review of applications will begin April 1, 2013.
Smith College is a member of the Five College Consortium with Amherst, Hampshire, and Mount Holyoke Colleges and the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Smith College is an equal opportunity employer encouraging excellence through diversity.
|Primary Category:||African American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||American History / Studies
Black History / Studies
Ethnic History / Studies
Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies