St. Mary's College - Maryland, History
Visiting Assistant Professor, Modern Eastern European History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Maryland, United States|
The Department of History at St. Mary’s College of Maryland, the National Public Honors College, is accepting applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position in Modern Eastern European History. This one-year position begins August 2022. Teaching responsibilities will include LEAD/Core curriculum courses (Western Civilization, Twentieth Century World), and one upper division course in the candidate’s area of specialization. Applicants should have an advanced degree in History (Ph.D. preferred; if MA, they will be hired as visiting instructor) and be committed to excellence in undergraduate teaching. A traditional course load is 3 courses per semester (a total of 12 credits), and maximum class size is around 25 students. The successful candidate must produce the necessary documentation to legally work in the US upon hire.
Non-sectarian since its founding, St. Mary’s College of Maryland, a public Carnegie Baccalaureate, Arts and Sciences institution located in St. Mary's City, 70 miles southeast of Washington, D.C., has been designated a national public honors college. With selective admissions policies, academically talented students, and a rigorous curriculum, we offer a small college experience similar to that found at exceptional private colleges. The quality of life is enhanced by the recreational opportunities of the Chesapeake region and by our proximity to Washington, D.C. and Baltimore.
St. Mary’s College embodies diversity and inclusion in its mission. We create an environment that recognizes the value of individual and group differences and we encourage inquiries from applicants who will contribute to our cultural and racial/ethnic diversity. Application materials should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae (including email address), statement of how the applicant’s teaching at the College will contribute to a culture of inclusion and campus diversity, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness (if available), and three confidential letters of recommendation. Applicants can request confidential letters through their Interfolio Dossier account, and letters may be uploaded for free by the letter writer directly to our Interfolio-hosted account for committee review. Applications are being accepted online at: apply.interfolio.com/106088. Questions may be directed to Dr. Adriana Brodsky, History Department Chair, at email@example.com.
Review of applications will begin around April 30, 2022 and continue until the position is filled. Employment will be contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check, and proof of COVID-19 vaccination, medical and religious exemptions will be considered. St. Mary’s College of Maryland is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
Dr. Adriana Brodsky: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Primary Category:||Eastern Europe History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Ancient History