Colorado College, History Department
20th Century North American History, tenure-track
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Colorado, United States|
The History Department of The Colorado College invites applications for a tenure-track position in twentieth-century North American history at the assistant professor level beginning in August 2018. The successful candidate will be expected to teach twentieth-century North American history courses with an emphasis on the United States and the World. Candidates with expertise in migration/immigration, borderlands (broadly defined), and/or labor history are especially encouraged to apply. Candidates should be prepared to teach the US survey, recent US history, and seminars focused on their areas of interest and expertise.
One of the distinguishing features of The Colorado College is its Block Plan, where students take, and faculty teach, one 3 ½ week block at a time over the course of the academic year. The department seeks a gifted teacher/scholar who can mentor and support history majors, students majoring in other disciplines, and maintain energy for scholarly productivity. For more information, consult the departmental web page at https://www.coloradocollege.edu/academics/dept/history/
The Colorado College is committed to increasing the diversity of the college community. Further, Colorado College is dedicated to the development of faculty and staff who are committed to inclusive practices in teaching, learning, and working. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are particularly encouraged to apply. A successful candidate must exhibit potential for excellence in teaching and for vigorous scholarship. Ph.D is required by the start of appointment. To apply for this position, create your application at https://employment.coloradocollege.edu/postings/3013 candidates will be required to provide: a letter of application including a statement of teaching philosophy and research program; a curriculum vita, graduate school transcripts, and a minimum of 3 recommendation letters.
All application materials should be received by no later than November 15, 2017. Preliminary interviews will be conducted at the American Historical Association meeting in Washington, D.C. in January 2018. Please direct questions regarding the position to the chair of the search, Professor W. Bryan Rommel-Ruiz, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Colorado College is an equal opportunity employer committed to increasing the diversity of its community. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, religion, gender identity or expression, disability, or sexual orientation in our educational programs and activities or our employment practices.
Please direct questions regarding the position to the chair of the search, Professor W. Bryan Rommel-Ruiz, email@example.com.
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||U.S. - Mexico Borderlands