University of Scranton, History
Tenure-Track Position in African American History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Pennsylvania, United States|
The Department of History at The University of Scranton welcomes applications for a tenure-track position in African American history, beginning fall 2021. A Ph.D. in History by the time of appointment is required and teaching experience is preferred. Primary responsibilities include teaching the U.S. History survey, Race in American History, as well as other courses in the successful candidate’s area of expertise. Preference will be given to candidates who specialize in urban history and/or religious history in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, but all applications will be considered The University of Scranton is, by tradition and choice, a Catholic and Jesuit university. The University’s mission statement and a description of the history and concepts of the Ignatian teaching philosophy may be found at https://www.scranton.edu/about/jesuit-tradition/index.shtml.
The University of Scranton is committed to providing a safe and nondiscriminatory employment and educational environment. The University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, age, veteran status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or other status protected by law. Sexual harassment, including sexual violence, is a form of sex discrimination prohibited by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972. We seek candidates who demonstrate a commitment to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion of underrepresented groups in academia in the spirit of our mission. The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational, extracurricular, athletic, or other programs or in the context of employment. The University of Scranton is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Educator. Veterans, minority persons, women, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
For full consideration please submit a letter of interest, c.v., and three letters of reference at https://universityofscrantonjobs.com by October 1, 2020. Initial interviews will occur via Zoom. Questions may be directed to Dr. Adam Pratt, Search Chair.
|Primary Category:||African American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Urban History / Studies