College of St. Scholastica, History and Politics
Assistant Professor of History, Global or International History, Tenure-Track
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Minnesota, United States|
The Department of History and Politics at the College of St. Scholastica invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in Global or International History, beginning September 2020. Candidates should have broad interdisciplinary interests in modern history, international politics, and global studies. Regional areas of specialization are open, with some preference for Latin America or Asia. Thematic areas are also open but might include environmental history and sustainability, human rights, or peace and justice movements.
Teaching load is three courses per semester (traditional and online formats) and will include introductory courses in world history and political science, upper-level courses in modern history, and courses in environmental history and politics, US foreign relations, and globalization. In addition to teaching, this position requires research and scholarship, professional activity, and college service.
A Ph.D. in history or closely related field is required by time of appointment. The successful candidate must be ready to contribute to our strong tradition of excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service.
At the College of St. Scholastica, we believe that equity and inclusion are key ingredients of academic excellence and the success of all our students. Our Catholic Benedictine heritage, grounded in Catholic social teaching, informs this vision of Inclusive Excellence (http://www.css.edu/administration/human-resources/inclusive-excellence.html). Candidates must demonstrate evidence of cultural competence and be committed to working closely with diverse populations.
Grounded in the Catholic intellectual tradition and in the Benedictine heritage, St. Scholastica is a selective college in the liberal arts, sciences, and professions. Duluth is a vibrant, welcoming, progressive community, located in an area of striking natural beauty. Applications will be reviewed by a search committee chaired by Dr. Randall Poole (Department of History and Politics) and Dr. Martin Pflug (Department of Global, Cultural and Language Studies). Review of applications begins immediately. Full consider will be given to applications received by February 15, 2020.
For additional information and to apply, visit www.csshrjobs.com. The College of St. Scholastica is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to creating an educational and work environment that is rich in diversity, inclusive, and supportive of all students, faculty and staff. Individuals from diverse backgrounds, varying identities, persons with disabilities, and all underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply. While there is no religious requirement, we are interested in individuals who value and support the Benedictine Values of the College of St. Scholastica.
For additional information and to apply, visit www.csshrjobs.com
|Primary Category:||World History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Asian History / Studies
Environmental History / Studies