College of Charleston, History
Visiting Assistant Professor, U.S. History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||South Carolina, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
The History Department of the College of Charleston invites applications for a visiting assistant professorship in U.S. History to begin the Fall semester of 2022. Historians in all subfields of U.S. History are welcome to apply, with preference for a specialist in Public History. The successful candidate will teach four sections per semester, including both the 100-level general education requirement in pre-modern history (either pre-modern or modern history) and the 200-level U.S. History survey (either pre-1865 or post-1865). The general education classes are organized thematically, around the professor’s academic interests, where appropriate. The ability to teach an undergraduate Introduction to Public History course would be a bonus. All requirements for the Ph.D. in History must be completed by August 15, 2022.
The College of Charleston is a state-supported institution with over 10,000 students and a historic commitment to the liberal arts. The Department of History currently has twenty tenured/tenure-track faculty and strong traditions of research engagement and innovative pedagogy. For more information about the program, please see http://history.cofc.edu/. Members of underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply. The College is committed to creating an inclusive campus and believes that diverse backgrounds and ideas are crucial to academic excellence. The College of Charleston is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or disability.
Applications should be submitted electronically at https://jobs.cofc.edu by June 20, 2022. Virtual interviews will follow shortly. Applications should include a cover letter, C.V., graduate transcripts, names and contact information for at least two references, a writing sample, and sample syllabi. Direct inquiries to Jason Coy, Professor and Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jason P. Coy
Professor of History
College of Charleton
Charleston, SC 29424
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||African American History / Studies