Manchester University, History and Political Science
Visiting Assistant Professor of History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Indiana, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
Position: The Department of History and Political Science invites applications for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor of History, with a specialization in American History. This is a one-year, full-time position.
Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate courses in American History (introductory surveys; advanced courses in race/ethnicity or in women’s history; advanced courses in topics related to the social, cultural, and intellectual history of the US). An ability to teach courses in the Gender Studies Program is also desirable. Support the department’s programs in history and secondary education, as well as contribute to the university’s general education program. Teaching load is 24 semester hours per year.
Qualifications: Ph.D. required, although ABD applicants will be considered. The successful candidate will have a strong commitment to, and demonstrated excellence in, undergraduate teaching.
Salary: Dependent upon qualifications and experience.
General Information: Manchester University offers more than 60 areas of undergraduate study, two master's programs (athletic training and pharmacogenomics) and a professional doctorate in pharmacy to nearly 1,600 students from 25 states and 17 countries. The independent, liberal arts school is located in North Manchester, Ind., where 73 percent of the students live on the 120-acre campus. Our four-year Doctor of Pharmacy program is on a Fort Wayne, Ind., campus. Manchester has deep roots in the Church of the Brethren; about 6 percent of the students are members of the denomination.
The University has a distinctive commitment to encouraging international consciousness in its students. The special January session affords students a variety of options for international and domestic travel and study.
To Apply: We seek a candidate with a commitment to working effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds. To receive full consideration, applications must be submitted by February 28. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Apply online by visiting: http://www.manchester.edu/ohr/apply/faculty/
Due to limited attachment space, please upload a cover letter and curriculum vita/resume only. Email official transcripts, teaching philosophy, evidence of effective teaching, and three letters of recommendation to email@example.com.
Manchester University is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants who will further diversify our faculty are warmly welcome.
Jennifer Steele, Employment Coordinator
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Women, Gender, and Sexuality