Loyola Marymount University, History Department
Visiting Assistant Professor, US History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||California, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
The Department of History at Loyola Marymount University invites applications for a one-year, visiting assistant professor position to begin August 15, 2016. This is a full-time, nine-month, non tenure-track position. The successful candidate will be expected to teach lower-division courses in colonial and modern US history, as well as potentially teaching an upper-division course in the History of California and/or a lower-division Core curriculum course on racial and ethnic diversity in American history. The one-year teaching load for visiting assistant professors is six courses (three courses/semester). Teaching experience preferred.
Loyola Marymount, founded in 1911, is a comprehensive university in the mainstream of American Catholic higher education. Located on the west side of Los Angeles overlooking the Pacific, LMU is one of the nation’s 28 Jesuit colleges and universities and five Marymount institutions. It serves 5600 undergraduates and over 2500 graduate students in the Colleges/Schools of Liberal Arts, Science and Engineering, Business Administration, Communication and Fine Arts, Film and Television, Education, and Law. LMU seeks professionally outstanding applicants who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence, the education of the whole person, the service of faith and the promotion of justice.
Applicants should address a letter of application that includes a statement of teaching philosophy, a current C.V., relevant sample syllabi, and two letters of recommendation to Dr. Anthony Perron, Chair, U.S. Visitor Search Committee, c/o email@example.com. Review will begin by April 15, 2016, and continue until the position is filled. Ph.D. in History is required by August 2016.
Dr. Anthony Perron, Chair, U.S. Visitor Search Committee, c/o firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Ethnic History / Studies