Regis University, History and Politics Department
Assistant Professor, Asian History
|Location:||Colorado, United States|
The Department of History and Politics invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor in Asian History, to begin Fall 2014.
The position requires a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching at the lower- and upper-levels, in a liberal arts setting. Candidates must possess a demonstrated history of excellence in teaching and advising, as well as scholarship. She/he will be expected to contribute to the College’s integrated core curriculum, as well as through service to the campus and local communities.
While we prefer candidates with a specific geographic focus in one or more regions of Asia, including East, South, Southeast and Central, an understanding of and ability to teach later and contemporary developments across Asia is also desired.
This position is pending budgetary approval. Minimum qualification: Ph.D.
Regis University, inspired by its Jesuit Catholic heritage, has been committed to academic excellence, personal development and community engagement since its founding in 1877. Regis provides values-based education at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission: A Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The motto “Men and Women in Service of Others” on the University seal describes the purpose of Jesuit education: to form men and women who use their knowledge in the unselfish service of others. Regis is comprised of three colleges: the College for Professional Studies, Regis College and the Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions.
Regis University’s main campus is based in Denver, Colorado, but has campuses throughout Colorado’s Front Range and through its distance learning initiatives. Regis University currently employees approximately 1,000 faculty and staff and over 1,600 affiliate faculty so that more than 14,000 students are instructed in its Jesuit Catholic values-centered education.
This statement is intended to indicate clearly that the University is morally committed to the principles of nondiscrimination – that we want to do this rather than just have to by law.
“In accordance with its Jesuit Catholic mission, Regis University is committed to maintaining a humane atmosphere in which the civil rights of every individual are recognized and respected. Regis University does not unlawfully discriminate in either the provision of educational services or in employment practices on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, creed, ancestry, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, physical or mental disability, or any other characteristic protected by local, state, or federal law. Within this context, Regis University does reserve the right to give employment preference to persons who demonstrate by word and practice a commitment to the University’s mission and educational goals.”
To apply, please attach a cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, and a writing sample. Letters of recommendation can be sent to Dr. Nicki Gonzales, Chair of Search Committee, History and Politics Department, Regis University G-16, 3333 Regis Boulevard, Denver, CO 80221
Applications should be received by November 25, 2013.
Dr. Nicki Gonzales, Chair of Search Committee, History and Politics Department, Regis University G-16, 3333 Regis Boulevard, Denver, CO 80221
|Primary Category:||Asian History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||East Asian History / Studies
Japanese History / Studies
South Asian History / Studies
Chinese History / Studies
Korean History / Studies