Gustavus Adolphus College, History Department
20th Century U.S. History -- History of women/gender and race
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Minnesota, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
Position Details: Gustavus Adolphus College invites applications for a full-time, 2-year position of Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of History to begin September 1, 2018.
Required Qualifications: We seek candidates who have an earned doctorate in US history with specialization in women/gender history. Candidates must have demonstrated effectiveness in teaching. A commitment to undergraduate teaching and advising is essential.
Preferred Qualifications: Candidates who can teach race in America in intersection with women/gender history are most preferred. Candidates who demonstrate creativity and innovation in teaching and a commitment to diversity and inclusion will also be given preference.
Major/Essential Functions: The annual teaching assignment will be five courses (5/7 appointment). Primary teaching responsibilities will include courses on Women in the US, Gender and Sexuality in the US, courses in the candidate’s specialty area, and contributions to general education.
Application and Institution Information: To apply, visit https://gustavus.edu/jobs/ and complete the online application. The application materials that must be uploaded include: a letter of application; curriculum vitae; statement of teaching philosophy; one sample course syllabus; transcripts; and the names and contact information for three professional references. At least one of the references must be able to address teaching experience and effectiveness.
For full consideration, applications must be received by March 23, 2018. While applications may be accepted after this date, it is not guaranteed that they will be considered. Finalists will be asked to submit official transcripts and additional evidence of teaching effectiveness.
The Gustavus history department offers a dynamic undergraduate liberal arts program that emphasizes global history, the study of social constructions in history, and a capstone experience where seniors pursue independent research projects. The successful applicant for this position will have the opportunity to contribute to the College’s Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies Program.
Gustavus Adolphus College is a coeducational, private, Lutheran (ELCA), residential, national liberal arts college of 2200 students. The College maintains a longstanding commitment to excellence through diversity with a special emphasis on global engagement and service. Additionally, we strive to be a community supportive of all kinds of individuals and families. As an Affirmative Action employer, it is the policy and practice of Gustavus Adolphus College to provide equal employment opportunities for all. EOE Employer/Disabled/Vet
Dr. Kathleen Keller at email@example.com.
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Women, Gender, and Sexuality