Georgia College & State University, Department of History and Geography
Lecturer in US History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Georgia, United States|
The Department of History and Geography at Georgia College seeks to fill a full-time, non-tenure position in US History at the Lecturer rank beginning fall 2013. The position is renewable. PhD required. The standard teaching load is five courses per semester. The successful candidate will be expected to teach survey courses in US History, support the University’s first and second-year seminars, GC1Y and GC2Y, and will have the possibility of teaching upper-level courses in their field. More information on the GC1Y and GC2Y seminars may be found at http://catalog.gcsu.edu/ugrad/georgia-college-seminars-fi.html. The position may also provide for the opportunity to teach our HIST 4415 Georgia Colony and State course.Evidence of methodological innovation and creative teaching strategies is highly desirable. In keeping with the University’s mission we especially encourage applicants who will further our goal of cultural, ethnic, racial, and gender diversity.
Review of applications will begin on 1 March 2013, and continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates should apply online at https://www.gcsujobs.comand include a letter of application, vita, and the names and contact information (address, email address, and telephone number) of at least three references. The letter of application should address the candidate’s qualifications, experience, and skills.
The Department of History and Geography at Georgia College is comprised of diverse and highly accomplished faculty dedicated to collegial collaboration. It offers a master's degree in history, bachelor’s degrees in history and geography as well as minors in both disciplines. Smart classrooms, geographic research and laboratory facilities, and excellent teaching resources are available. The department consists of twelve full-time faculty and one administrative staff member.
For more information about Georgia College, please consult the website: http://www.gcsu.edu/index.html
Georgia is an Open Records state. The finalist will be required to submit to a background investigation. GC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution committed to cultural, racial, and ethnic communities and to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. We promote equal employment opportunities regardless of race, religion, color, gender, marital status, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, and gender identity. It is expected that successful candidates share these commitments. Diversifying our curriculum geographically, temporally, and thematically is a high priority, so evidence of comparative and cross-cultural scholarship is particularly welcome. Evidence of methodological innovation and creative teaching strategies is highly desirable. In keeping with the University's mission we especially encourage applicants who will further our goal of cultural, ethnic, racial, and gender diversity.Persons who need reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act to participate in the application process should contact the Division of Human Resources at 478-445-5596.
Dr. Mark Huddle, Assistant Professor of History, Dept. of History and Geography, firstname.lastname@example.org
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies