Davidson College, History Department
Assistant Professor - South Asian History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||North Carolina, United States|
Assistant Professor in South Asian History
Job no: 493858
The History Department at Davidson College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in South Asian History beginning July 1, 2022. Candidates should be highly committed to excellence in both undergraduate teaching and scholarly research. Ph.D. in History or related field expected by June 30, 2022. The successful candidate will teach five courses each year (four in their first year) among them pre-modern and modern South Asian history surveys and upper-level courses of their own design. The candidate will also participate in the college’s South Asian Studies Program and Writing Program.
Applicants should submit a cover letter; CV; teaching statement (1-2 pages); research statement (1-2 pages), and Diversity, Equity and Inclusivity (DEI) statement (1-2 pages). The DEI statement should describe how your teaching, research, and/or service might contribute to Davidson's Commitment to Institutional Diversity and Inclusion.
Application materials are due no later than October 1, 2021, and can be submitted online at https://employment.davidson.edu. Letters of recommendation, writing sample and sample syllabi will be requested from short-listed candidates at a later date. Direct questions to Jane Mangan, Chair of the Search Committee (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Davidson College is a top-tier liberal arts college in Davidson, NC, twenty miles from Charlotte. At Davidson College, we believe the college grows stronger by recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty and staff committed to building an inclusive community. In order to achieve and sustain educational excellence, we seek to hire talented faculty and staff across the intersections of diverse races, ethnicities, religions, sexual orientations, gender identities, ages, socio-economic backgrounds, political perspectives, abilities, cultures, and national origins.
|Primary Category:||South Asian History / Studies