Skidmore College, American Studies
Visiting Assistant Professor
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||New York, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
The Department of American Studies at Skidmore College, a highly selective liberal arts college in Saratoga Springs, New York, invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor replacement position, beginning Sept. 2018. We are particularly interested in candidates from underrepresented backgrounds who can add to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.
Qualifications: Strong commitment to undergraduate education and teaching experience essential. PhD, preferably in American Studies.
Teaching load of five courses a year. Candidates with two or more of the following specializations are encouraged to apply: Latin American and Latinx Studies, LGBTQ studies, and material culture. An ideal candidate will be prepared to teach a 200-level course titled Ethnic and Immigrant Experience and a 300-level course on American Material Culture.
PhD, preferably in American Studies. Other allied disciplines will be considered.
Candidates for this position should submit a cover letter, cv, sample syllabi, and statement of teaching and research interests. Additionally, the application system will prompt you to submit three email addresses for letters of recommendation. All referees will be emailed once you have completed the application process.
Screening of applications will begin January 22, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled.
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Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, predisposition or carrier status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, dating violence, or stalking, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result.
CREATIVE THOUGHT MATTERS.
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Immigration History / Studies
Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies
Women, Gender, and Sexuality