Assistant Professor – Latin American History
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Assistant Professor – Latin American History – ID# 9216
FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
The Department of History at the College of Staten Island (CSI) invites applications for a tenure-track position in Latin American History (research period and focus open) at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning Fall 2014.
In addition to responsibility for teaching introductory and advanced History courses, the successful candidate will also be expected to teach general education History courses, upper division and graduate courses in his or her area of specialization, and support the college's and university's interdisciplinary priorities; pursue an active research and publication program; and perform departmental and college service. The successful candidate will be required to teach courses in both colonial and modern Latin American history. Ability to teach courses on Caribbean History a plus.
Ph.D. degree in History or a closely related field is required at time of appointment. We seek a scholar with a strong teaching record with an ability to communicate their specialty to a diverse student body.
The College of Staten Island is committed to a diverse work environment that reflects the multicultural makeup of our student body. The successful candidate will be committed to inclusion and excellence. The Search Committee is especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching and/or service, to the diversity of the academic community. Women and applicants from traditionally underrepresented populations are strongly encouraged to apply.
CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.
HOW TO APPLY
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In order to be considered for this position, applicants must submit a letter of application (outlining research and teaching experience), curriculum vitae, and at least three letters of recommendation. Please attach each referee's contact information to your letter of application.
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Candidates should provide a CV/resume and statement of scholarly interests.
December 2, 2013
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