Bridgewater College, History and Political Science
Assistant or Associate Professor of Modern European History: Tenure Track
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Virginia, United States|
|Position:||Assistant Professor, Associate Professor|
The Department of History and Political Science at Bridgewater College invites outstanding teacher-scholars to apply for a tenure-track appointment at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor beginning in August 2015.
The successful candidate will possess a Ph.D. in any modern European subfield except modern Britain. We also welcome candidates who can teach thematic courses that cross geographic regions. Teaching responsibilities include general education surveys of world history and upper level courses in European history. The position will also share responsibility for the department’s historical methods course, the senior seminar and the college’s first-year seminar. The teaching load is 21 semester credits per year (3-1-3 distribution) on a semester-with-interterm calendar. The Department of History and Political Science consists of six historians and four political scientists, and offers majors in History, Political Science, a History and Political Science combination, and Global Studies.
MISSION: Bridgewater College is a residential liberal arts college of 1800 students with a newly redesigned core curriculum and a growing focus on undergraduate research. The College emphasizes creativity and innovation in pedagogy, research, and curriculum, and teaching experience at the undergraduate level is desirable. Successful faculty members are dedicated to recruiting, advising and mentoring students, contributing to campus-wide faculty initiatives and maintaining an active research agenda. Bridgewater seeks faculty members eager to engage and support our commitment to liberal learning, so application materials should address how you might contribute to the College’s liberal arts mission or ways that this mission informs your vocation as teacher and scholar.
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Jamie Frueh at: email@example.com
APPLICATION: Please complete the online application and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests, and copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts. Three letters of recommendation should be forwarded to Courtney Ritchie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
DEADLINE: The application deadline is December 12, 2014
Bridgewater College is a welcoming and vibrant community committed to supporting a diverse faculty, and actively seeks applications from women, minorities, and other persons from traditionally under-represented groups. Bridgewater College is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
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Dr. Jamie Frueh at: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Primary Category:||European History / Studies