We will begin accepting applications on August 1, 2013 for the position listed below. All applications must be submitted by November 1, 2013.
The deadline for applications has now passed. We thank all those who applied for the position. We will keep you informed of the progress of the search as it proceeds.
Race and Ethnicity in the U.S. The History Department at Lafayette College seeks a full-time, tenure-track faculty member at the rank of assistant professor specializing in the history of race and ethnicity in the United States. An ability to teach courses in African-American history is required, and an interest in global and/or comparative perspectives is welcomed. Your application should include a letter of application, c.v., three letters of recommendation, an article or chapter-length writing sample, and a teaching portfolio (including sample syllabi for proposed courses). Please apply by uploading your materials using the links above by November 1, 2013. Interviews will be conducted at the AHA annual meeting in Washington D.C. Questions may be directed to the head of the History Department, Professor Joshua Sanborn (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Located within 70 miles of New York and Philadelphia, Lafayette College is a highly selective undergraduate institution with an enrollment of 2400 students. Faculty members teach a 3-2 load, receive competitive salaries, and enjoy substantial research support. We are committed to creating a diverse community that is inclusive, responsive, and supportive of each member of the faculty, student body, and staff. All members of the College community share a responsibility for creating and maintaining a learning environment in which difference is valued, equity is sought, and inclusiveness is practiced. Lafayette College is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.
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