About the College
Spelman College seeks teacher/scholars dedicated to excellence in teaching and to the continued enhancement of the academic environment for students and colleagues. Founded in 1881, Spelman College is a private four-year liberal arts college located in Atlanta, GA. The oldest historically Black college for women in the United States, Spelman is a member of the Atlanta University Center Consortium and Atlanta Regional Consortium for Higher Education. All tenure-track candidates are expected to have a demonstrated interest in liberal arts and sciences education, contribute effectively to undergraduate teaching, assist in curriculum development, provide service to the department and College, as well as be active in scholarly, creative, and/or research productivity appropriate to a liberal arts environment.

Position Summary
The History Department at Spelman College invites applications for a tenure-track position in US/African American History to begin Fall 2019. We are seeking scholars at the advanced Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level who study the history of the United States. This position carries a 3/3 teaching load. We expect the successful applicant to teach courses in the Major Core.

Required Qualifications
PhD in History

Preferred Qualifications
A focus on slavery, women’s history and/or labor and migration history preferred.
Rank Assistant or Associate Professor Employment Status Tenure Track Full Time/Part Time Full Time Appointment Term Posting Detail InformationPosting Number F85P Open Date 09/17/2018 Close Date 01/11/2019 Open Until Filled Special Instructions to Applicants EEO StatementSpelman College is an EEO/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Title IX Employer and we participate in E-Verify. We are a smoke-free campus

Supplemental Questions
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Documents Needed To Apply Required Documents

  1. Cover Letter of Interest
  2. Transcripts
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Teaching Philosophy
  5. Research Statement
  6. Sample Syllabus

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