Ball State University, History
Full time one-year contract faculty position in African American history available August, 2018.
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Indiana, United States|
Full time one-year contract faculty position in African American history available August, 2018. Responsibilities include teaching twelve hours of undergraduate courses each semester in African American history as well as survey courses in United States history.
Minimum qualifications: ABD African American history from an accredited college or university; must have active research agenda in African American history since 1877.
Candidates must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Preferred qualifications: Ph.D. in modern U.S. history or modern African American history from an accredited college or university; teaching experience at the college or university level.
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, approximately 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. At more than 22,500 students, enrollment for the 2017-18 academic year is Ball State’s largest ever. Our students come from all Indiana counties, all 50 states and 68 countries to pursue knowledge in seven academic colleges offering 190 undergraduate majors, 130 undergraduate minors, 140 graduate programs and 200 study abroad programs.
The Ball State way is rooted in the Beneficence Pledge – a commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship, honesty and integrity, social responsibility, gratitude and valuing the intrinsic worth of each member of our community. Ball State students, faculty and staff are empowered in a culture that believes in them and demands they believe in themselves. They are partners in an innovative, immersive approach to education. They are supported by living and learning facilities that enable intellectual curiosity. We graduate scholars who are changing the world, and we’ve dedicated our University to do the same.
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.
Apply online at: http://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/12703 Include the following documents with your application: cover letter addressed to Dr. Abel Alves and curriculum vitae. In addition, please upload in “Other” a writing sample and if available, teaching evaluations. The references that you list on your application will be contacted to submit confidential letters of reference. Transcripts are optional at time of application, but an official transcript of the highest degree will be required at time of hire. Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through May 6, 2018.
|Primary Category:||African American History / Studies