Adelphi University’s African, Black and Caribbean Studies is hiring one adjunct faculty to teach one course, Caribbean History for immediate hire in the spring semester.  This course is a 200 level undergraduate course – no prerequisite.

This course covers the main topics, themes, and debates in Caribbean history from the period just before the Spanish invasion to the political and social upheavals of the twentieth century.  Topics include European colonialism (Spanish, French, and English), plantation slavery, abolition movements, ethnic relations, migration, revolutions, natural disasters, and tourism. 

QUALIFICATIONS:
A Ph.D. or ABD in History or a closely related field, teaching in Africana Studies or Caribbean History is required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The successful candidate will be expected to teach/lecture in Caribbean History.

APPLICATION:
Applications must include a cover letter, a teaching philosophy, CV, and undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable until hiring).  Applicants may email darling@adelphi.edu to be considered.

 

Posted December 4, 2019