Employment: Visiting Assistant Professor History, South Carolina

Closing date 10th June 2014

Visiting Assistant Professor History,
College of Charleston,
South Carolina.

The History Department of the College of Charleston invites applications for a visiting assistant professorship in History to begin the Fall semester of 2014. Position is for one year with the possibility of renewal for a maximum of three years, depending on departmental needs and satisfactory evaluation.

The successful candidate will teach four sections of the 100-level general education requirement each semester, i.e., pre-modern history (pre-1500) and/or modern history (post-1500). These classes are organized thematically, around the professor’s academic interests, where appropriate. There may be opportunities to teach upper-division courses. Preference is for candidates who can teach the pre-modern courses, but applicants in all fields are welcome.

All requirements for the Ph.D. in History must be completed at the time of appointment.   The College of Charleston is the nation’s 13th oldest institution of higher learning and is located in the heart of historic Charleston, South Carolina. More information about the College of Charleston can be obtained from http://www.cofc.edu and the History Department at http://history.cofc.edu.

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 include a cover letter, C.V., two letters of reference, and sample syllabi (pre-modern and/or modern) for the 100-level courses.  Direct materials to: https://jobs.cofc.edu by June 10, 2014 for full consideration.


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