University of Iowa, Department of History
Visiting Assistant Professor, African American History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Iowa, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
The Department of History at the University of Iowa has an opening for 2022-23 academic year for a 75% Visiting Assistant Professor in African American history. The successful candidate will offer three courses each semester, including both halves of an introductory survey of African American history. Candidates will be prepared to teach upper-level classes on topics such as History of Slavery in the United States, Civil War and Reconstruction, or the Civil Rights Movement, as well as courses tailored to their own research specialization.
This is a one-year, non-tenure track position, with possibility of renewal up to three years. Candidates will demonstrate the ability to teach a range of African American history courses. The selected candidate must have the Ph.D. in hand by August 15, 2022. The University of Iowa requires all new faculty complete a Criminal Background Check and Credential Check.
Applicants must submit the following materials online—http://jobs.uiowa.edu/, reference Requisition #74432: 1)Letter of application, 2)CV, 3)Teaching statement and summary of teaching evaluations, and 4)Names and contact information for at least two references.
Review of applications begins April 4 and continues until the position is filled. Questions may be directed to Historydept@uiowa.edu or 319-335-2309.
The Department of History and the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences are strongly committed to diversity; the strategic plans of the University and College reflect this commitment. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer.
|Primary Category:||African American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||American History / Studies
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