Calvin College, History Department
Assistant or Associate Professor of History and Archaeology with Digital Humanities Emphasis
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Michigan, United States|
|Position:||Assistant Professor, Associate Professor|
The Calvin College History Department invites applications for a full-time tenure-track assistant professorship in History and Archaeology, with a strong commitment to teaching and expanding digital humanities. The appointee will teach undergraduate courses in these areas and direct Calvin’s Archaeology Minor. Ancient historian is preferred, but other fields that complement the History Department’s teaching needs will be considered. We seek a candidate with strong digital skills who can teach students in the humanities how to integrate digital research and presentation methods into their areas of study. Candidate must hold Ph.D., demonstrate a commitment to ongoing scholarly research, and offer archaeology fieldwork opportunities for undergraduates.
Applicants must be practicing Christians committed to the integration of faith, learning, and student development, and to the educational mission of Calvin College as a Christian liberal arts college affiliated with the Christian Reformed Church. Calvin is building a tradition of diversity and accessibility and welcomes applications from persons whose personal characteristics will further that commitment. Calvin does not discriminate in the employment of individuals on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, disability, sex, or age. As an educational agency of the Christian Reformed Church, in compliance with Title VII and other applicable law, Calvin reserves the right to give preference in employment based upon religion.
To apply, submit letter of application; c.v. detailing teaching experience; three references (letters or names and addresses); and 250-500-word statement explaining how you seek to express your Christian faith in teaching and scholarship, to Prof. Kate van Liere, Chair; Department of History; 1845 Knollcrest Circle SE; Grand Rapids, MI 49546-4402. (email@example.com)
Additional information, including official academic transcripts, will be requested of candidates progressing to the interview stage.
Application deadline: December 15
For more information: https://calvin.edu/academics/departments-programs/history/about/open-positions/
Prof. Kate van Liere, Chair; Department of History; 1845 Knollcrest Circle SE; Grand Rapids, MI 49546-4402. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
|Primary Category:||History Education
|Secondary Categories:||Ancient History