Assistant Professor, History
US, World, and African American History Emphasis
Riverside City College

Application Deadline: 03/05/2019
Position Type: Full-Time, Tenure-Track
Salary Range: $64,097 – $98,756


The ideal candidate will share RCC’s and the department of History, Philosophy, Humanities and Ethnic Studies’ commitment to educating its racially/ethnically and socioeconomically diverse student population. Candidates should have a primary field in History with a concentration in African American History with a responsibility to teach introductory courses based on their specialization. Candidates with experience in African History are encouraged to apply.  


Master’s degree in history; OR a bachelor’s degree in history AND a master’s degree in political science, humanities, geography, area studies, women’s studies, social science, or ethnic studies; OR the Equivalent. Applicants with a Ph.D. in history or ethnic studies are encouraged to apply. (Degrees must be from accredited institutions).


Recent experience working with African American, Latinx/Hispanic, Native American and other racially/ ethnically, socioeconomically minoritized students in the classroom, and an understanding of how historical patterns have shaped these groups’ experiences and representation within higher education, especially how real or perceived exclusion can shape patterns of participation and outcomes. Demonstration of a willingness to examine and remediate one’s instructional, relational, and classroom practices to more effectively engage and support various groups of marginalized students. Experience and skill with addressing issues of equity in the classroom, including a minimum of two years of classroom teaching experience.  


Must have evidence of a sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students.  

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