St. John’s University, Assistant Professor of African American History

The Institution

St. John’s established in 1870, has three New York City campuses; a graduate center in Hauppauge, NY; international locations in Rome, Italy; Limerick, Ireland; and Paris, France; and study abroad locations around the world. The Princeton Review and other top rankings consistently recognize the University’s outstanding academics, diverse student body, dynamic internship and volunteer opportunities, focus on student life, and diverse study abroad offerings. St. John’s University offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate programs in its six colleges and schools, with a growing number of programs offered online. The University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and 12 other major academic and professional associations.

Commitment to Inclusion

A dedication to diversity, equity and inclusion is at the heart of our mission. As a Catholic and Vincentian university, St. John’s is committed to institutionalizing practices of inclusive excellence to ensure that we welcome and celebrate the intrinsic worth of all members of our community. We will become an even stronger university as we enhance equity at every level of our institution. As noted in our Vision Statement, our graduates will excel in the competencies and values required for leadership and service in a rapidly evolving world.

Division/Department Information

History / St. John’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences – https://www.stjohns.edu/resources/places/history

Responsibilities and Qualifications

The Department of History at St. John’s University is seeking applications for the position of African-American history at the rank of Assistant Professor for its Queens campus beginning September 1, 2020. The candidate must have a Ph.D. and will teach specialized history electives, survey-level courses, graduate seminars, and contribute to Ph.D., Masters, and Africana Studies programs.