Lehigh Universiity, History Department, Africana Studies
One-year Visiting Assistant Professor with expertise in African American history
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Pennsylvania, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
The Department of History and the Africana Studies Program at Lehigh University welcome applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor with expertise in African American history. This position carries a 3/3 teaching load. Lehigh University expects to have in-person classes in 2021-2022, and the successful candidate should expect to teach in the classroom. Chronological and thematic research fields are open, and individuals who can teach courses in gender and Black radical thought are particularly welcome. Other specialties are also welcome. The successful candidate will be ABD or have a Ph.D. in History, Africana Studies, or a closely related field.
Questions about the position should be directed to the chair of the committee, Prof. Monica Najar at firstname.lastname@example.org. Lehigh University is a distinguished research university, offering a distinct educational environment for its 7000 undergraduate and graduate students from around the globe. Located on a scenic, 1,600-acre campus in historic Bethlehem Pennsylvania, the university is about one and a half hours from downtown New York City and an hour from Philadelphia. The Lehigh Valley is an attractive place to live and work with a reasonable cost of living, good schools, and abundant cultural activities.
Lehigh University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. It seeks faculty and staff who will promote an inclusive community that affirms and advances the diverse backgrounds and experiences of its members. Lehigh offers excellent benefits, including domestic partner benefits, and is committed to helping employees balance the responsibilities of their professional and personal lives. More information about policies and benefits for Faculty at Lehigh can be found at: http://www.lehigh.edu/~inprv/faculty/worklifebalance.html
History Department: https://history.cas2.lehigh.edu/
Africana Studies Program: https://aas.cas.lehigh.edu/
To apply, please send a letter of application and a vita to the departmental administrator of the History Department, Ellen Zimmer Lewis at email@example.com. Letters of recommendation and evidence of teaching effectiveness will be requested at a later time. Review of applications will begin on May 17 and continue until the position is filled.
|Website:||http://History Department: https://history.cas2.lehigh.edu/|
|Primary Category:||African American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||African History / Studies