Luther College, Africana Studies and History
Assistant Professor, African-American history, the Civil Rights movement,
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Iowa, United States|
BEGINNING DATE: Late August 2014
QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. by September 1, 2014. The successful candidate will demonstrate a passion for teaching excellence and to maintaining an active scholarly agenda.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Specialization is open, but teaching responsibilities include a survey course in African-American history, a course in the history of the Civil Rights movement, and other courses in the instructor’s area of interest. These courses are cross-listed between the Africana Studies and History departments. In addition, the candidate will participate in an all-college interdisciplinary course for first-year students. The teaching load at Luther College is six courses per year (spread over spring and fall semesters and a January term). Additional duties include advising and committee work.
STATEMENT ON DIVERSITY: Luther College is committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community and the curriculum. We value the input of multiple viewpoints and perspectives to create an academic community that is rich with cultural, social and intellectual diversity. Candidates are encouraged to identify their strengths or experiences that will contribute to this goal.
APPLICATION INFORMATION: Review of applications begins October 25, 2013 and continues until position is filled. Applicants’ dossiers will include:
- letter of application
- curriculum vitae
- statement concerning teaching philosophy
- teaching evaluations
- unofficial graduate and undergraduate transcripts
- three letters of recommendation
Apply at https://luthercollege.hiretouch.com
INQUIRIES: Inquiries about the position may be directed to Dr. Richard Mtisi, Search Committee Chair, Luther College, Decorah, IA 52101, phone: (563) 387-1264, email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional information about the college is available by visiting the college website, www.luther.edu
|Primary Category:||African American History / Studies