19th Century US History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||North Carolina, United States|
The Department of History at Davidson College invites applications for a tenure-track position in 19th- century US history, whose research and/or teaching incorporates gender and sexuality studies (assistant professor level). The successful candidate will have completed, or will complete by August 2016, her/his PhD, and will demonstrate a record of excellence in research and experience in undergraduate teaching. She or he will normally teach a section of the introductory US history survey each year, as well as courses in historical methods, upper-level courses and research seminars in her or his areas of expertise, and will participate occasionally in the department¹s capstone course. Teaching load is four courses in the first year, and five thereafter.
Davidson College is a highly selective, independent liberal arts college located in Davidson, North Carolina, which has graduated 23 Rhodes Scholars and is consistently ranked among the top liberal arts colleges in the country. Working on a beautiful, 665-acre campus north of Charlotte, faculty of Davidson enjoy a low faculty-student ratio, emphasis on and appreciation of excellence in teaching, and a collegial, respectful atmosphere that honors academic achievement and integrity. Davidson is strongly committed to achieving excellence and cultural diversity, and welcomes applications from women, members of minority groups, and others who would bring additional dimensions to the college’s mission.
Candidates should complete an online application at https://jobs.davidson.edu and attach a letter of application, CV, statements of teaching and research interests, and copies of significant research papers or publications. Candidates must arrange for the submission of three letters of recommendation. The application deadline is November 1. Address questions to: Mike Guasco, Search Committee Chair, email@example.com; or Jonathan Berkey, Chair, Department of History, firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies