Earlham College invites applications for a full-time one-year appointment, with the possibility of renewal, in African history at the visiting assistant professor level beginning fall 2017. The department seeks candidates committed to teaching excellence and liberal arts education. The candidate must be able to make a significant contribution to the college's interdisciplinary program in African and African American Studies. Responsibilities include teaching first year intensive writing courses and courses in fields of specialization and/or interests. Ph.D preferred.
Applicants should send letter of application, cover letter detailing teaching and research interests, resume and three letters of reference to Cheri Gaddis, Earlham College Dept of History, Drawer 25, 801 National Road West, Richmond Indiana 47374, or submit electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin on March 1 and continue until the position is filled.
Earlham College is a Equal Opportunity employer and continues to build a community that reflects the gender and racial diversity of the society at large, and therefore, we are particularly interested in inviting and encouraging applications from African Americans, other ethnic minorities, and women. Earlham also is eager to solicit applications from members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers).