Reed College, History
Visiting Assistant Professor of History & Humanities
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Oregon, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
The History Department of Reed College invites applications for a one-year appointment as visiting assistant professor in modern African, South Asian, Middle Eastern (including Ottoman) or Russian history. The position carries a load of three one semester courses in history, and a year-long section of a team-taught course in modern European Humanities (http://www.reed.edu/humanities/hum220/index.html), for a total 3-2 teaching load over two semesters. Teaching responsibilities also include advising year-long senior theses in History. PhD in hand by September 2016 is strongly preferred. Compensation is highly competitive.
Reed College is a small, distinguished undergraduate institution with a strong liberal arts curriculum, committed to excellence in teaching and scholarship. Reed believes that cultural and intellectual pluralism is essential to the excellence of its academic program. Your application materials should include a description of how, as a scholar, teacher, or community member, you might engage and sustain the principles articulated in Reed College's diversity statement (http://www.reed.edu/diversity).
Please send a letter of application detailing teaching and research experience and interests; a CV; and three letters of recommendation to David Garrett, Chair, VAP Search in History/Humanities at http://apply.interfolio.com/34488. To guarantee consideration, application materials must be received by April 8, 2016. If letters of reference must be sent in hard copy, please submit to David Garrett, Chair, History/Humanities Search, c/o Karin Purdy, Reed College, 3203 SE Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, OR 97202. Any other search related questions should be directed to Prof. Garrett at firstname.lastname@example.org. An Equal Opportunity Employer, Reed values diversity and encourages applications from underrepresented groups.
David Garrett, Chair, History/Humanities Search
|Secondary Categories:||African History / Studies
Middle East History / Studies
South Asian History / Studies
Russian or Soviet History / Studies