North Carolina State University, History
Teaching Post Doctoral Fellow
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||North Carolina, United States|
History of Sub-Saharan Africa: The Department of History at North Carolina State University invites applications for a Teaching Post-Doctoral Fellow position in the history of Sub-Saharan Africa. We seek applicants who specialize in any aspect of the history of Sub-Saharan Africa. The Teaching Scholar will pursue their own individual research agenda and be guided by a faculty mentor in their respective field. A research presentation in the Spring semester of each year will summarize progress in this arena. The Teaching Scholar will be expected to teach a 2/2 load. The Postdoctoral Teaching Scholar will be evaluated on a regular basis regarding her/his teaching and mentoring of students.
Qualifications: Ph.D. in Sub-Saharan African History awarded no more than three years from the date of postdoctoral appointment. Experience as a teaching assistant or instructor of record desired. Training/education: Experience mentoring students and having a specific research agenda that aligns with the department’s graduate teaching needs also highly desired. Motivation to teach, mentor, conduct and publish research and/or scholarship is expected.
How to apply: NC State University now requires all applications to be initiated electronically. To apply, visit https://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/113420 and click “Apply to this Job.” Applications should include a cover letter and curriculum vitae. In addition, applicants should have three letters of reference sent to Professor Nancy Mitchell, Chair of the Search Committee, Box 8108 North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695- 8108. Questions can be sent via email to email@example.com. Review of applicants will begin on March 31, 2019 and will continue until position is filled.
NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
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Professor Nancy Mitchell
|Primary Category:||African History / Studies