The Department of History and Government at Misericordia University invites applications for a tenure-track position as an Assistant Professor in Modern World History to start in the fall of 2018. Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated strength in East Asian, Latin American, Middle East, or African history. Applicants must be able to offer courses in the Core Curriculum, teach upper-level courses in the candidate’s field of study, as well as be able to offer writing-intensive courses and/or the department’s version of the University Writing Seminar. Duties include preparing and delivering lectures; evaluating and grading students’ classwork and assignments; and initiating, facilitating, and moderating classroom discussions.
The University seeks a candidate who holds a Doctorate in History by August 15, 2018. Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated excellence in teaching, who will engage in peer-reviewed scholarship, who have the desire to serve the department as well as the University, and who bring a commitment to the University’s mission.