Sweet Briar College, History
One-Year Visiting Assistant Professor of History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Virginia, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
Sweet Briar College, a private liberal arts undergraduate institution for women, is hiring a one-year sabbatical replacement starting August 2014 for a visiting assistant professor in Early Modern Atlantic World History. The six-course load (a 3:3 schedule for the academic year, with four of those courses at the intermediate or upper levels) includes teaching the first half of the American history sequence and a survey of Tudor-Stuart Britain or early modern Iberia, in addition to surveys and upper-level seminars in the candidate’s areas of specialization. Ability to teach West or North African history, and/or the history of Early Modern Levant or Iberia is especially welcome. The College values engaged undergraduate teaching by offering small seminars and discussion-based classes. Ph.D. in History with teaching experience preferred.
Applicants should email to firstname.lastname@example.org: cover letter, current CV, three letters of recommendation, and unofficial transcripts. All materials should be submitted by PDF. Screening of applicants will begin by April 4, 2014.
Sweet Briar College (www.sbc.edu), located on 3,250 scenic acres in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains near Lynchburg, VA, is a nationally-ranked, independent, residential, liberal arts and sciences college for women preparing students to fulfill their academic, professional, and personal aspirations by providing excellent academic and co-curricular programs. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Sweet Briar College is committed to enhancing our academic and co-curricular community and encourages applications from qualified individuals with varied backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who would increase the diversity of the College.
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||African History / Studies
British History / Studies