Georgian Court University, History, Geography & Political Science
Assistant Professor of World History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||New Jersey, United States|
Founded in 1908 and sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, Georgian Court University is located in residential Lakewood, New Jersey, on a magnificent 156-acre estate formerly belonging to financier George Jay Gould. The campus is conveniently situated 60 miles from New York and Philadelphia and only 10 miles from the beautiful Jersey Shore. Georgian Court serves nearly 2,500 students of all faiths and backgrounds in more than 30 undergraduate and 10 graduate programs. After a long history as a women's college with coeducational graduate programs and undergraduate evening programs, Georgian Court became fully coeducational in 2013. The unique Georgian Court atmosphere provides a small college ambiance centered around the core values of the Sisters of Mercy. The University offers an extremely safe and nurturing campus environment with individualized attention and guidance.
World History. Georgian Court University seeks a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor in World / Nonwestern History with a primary field in World History or in the history of Africa, Asia, Latin America, or the Middle East, beginning Fall 2016. Responsibilities include a 4/4 teaching load (including the two-semester World History survey), advising, scholarship, and service to the department and university. A PhD in history is required by the start of the appointment; ABDs close to completion may be considered.
Please include in your application a cover letter (detailing your major / minor fields, research interests, qualifications to teach a wide range of undergraduate courses, and teaching experience and philosophy), CV, unofficial transcripts, 2 sample syllabi, evidence of potential teaching excellence at the college/university level, and 3 recent letters of recommendation.
All applications are accepted only through the Georgian Court University website.
|Primary Category:||World History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||African History / Studies
Asian History / Studies
Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies
Middle East History / Studies