United States Coast Guard Academy, Humanities
Lecturer (U.S. History)
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Connecticut, United States|
The U.S. Coast Guard Academy, located in New London, Connecticut, invites applications for a part‐time (32 hours per week) temporary Lecturer position in the Department of Humanities for the fall semester of 2013. This position is expected to begin on or about August 11, 2013 and end on or before December 28, 2013.
The successful candidate will teach three sections of the required freshman U.S. History course. This is a Core Curriculum course, taught by multiple instructors under supervision of a Course Coordinator. The selectee, in coordination with other History and Government faculty, will develop (as appropriate) syllabi, course readings, assignments, class projects, and other pedagogical assessment of student learning and assessment of course outcomes. Selectee also participates in planning and co‐curricular aspects of the courses as necessary and as directed by the Course coordinators, or Section Chief, Government Section.
Candidates must possess a Master’s Degree in U.S. History, Government/Political Science, American Studies, or a closely related field. A Ph.D. in U.S. History is preferred. Candidates must have experience of independently teaching U.S. History at the college level (not only as a Teaching Assistant). Excellent interpersonal, teaching, and communications skills are essential. Classroom experience teaching and mentoring diverse student populations, and/or experience promoting diversity initiatives ‐ including efforts at creating communities of inclusion ‐ is highly desirable.
HOW TO APPLY
For complete application procedures and additional information/requirements, please go to: http://www.cga.edu/about2.aspx?id=872
|Secondary Categories:||History Education