Colby College, History
Faculty Fellow in Russian/Soviet History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Maine, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
The History Department at Colby College invites applications for a one-year faculty fellow in Russian/Soviet history, beginning September 1, 2014. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in hand at the start of the appointment. Teaching load is four courses for the year, including the two-semester Russian/Soviet history sequence (HI 227/228) and two other courses chosen in consultation with the department chair. Please submit electronically, in a single PDF, a letter of application, curriculum vitae, brief (one-page) statements of teaching and research interests, and teaching evaluations if available, to firstname.lastname@example.org . Three letters of recommendation are also required, and should be submitted electronically to the same address. Inquiries about the position may be directed to Elizabeth D. Leonard (chair, Department of History) at email@example.com. Applicants wishing to be considered for preliminary interviews at the American Historical Association’s annual conference in Washington, D.C., in January 2014 must submit their applications by November 22, 2013. Finalists will be brought to campus in February/March. Colby is committed to equality and diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage inquiries from candidates who will contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our college. Colby College does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability, religion, ancestry, national origin, or age in employment or in our educational programs. For more information about the College, please visit the Colby website: www.colby.edu.