Business and Economics, Cold War, Post-war (1945 and after)
Hillsdale College invites application for a full-time tenure-track faculty position in History (beginning August, 2018), rank to be determined by the level of experience and the record of the successful candidate. We seek an Americanist with expertise in twentieth century history, especially Cold War and recent America. The successful candidate must also demonstrate ability to teach Economic History of the United States. Finally, applicants should possess ability and enthusiasm for teaching courses in the Western and the American Heritage, required components of the college’s core curriculum. The successful candidate will teach three courses per semester, two of which will be sections of the core Heritage courses. Salary competitive. PhD required. Applicants are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the college's mission statement: https://www.hillsdale.edu/about/mission/. Send a letter of application that presents (a) evidence of strong undergraduate teaching skills (b) a discussion of the philosophy behind such teaching and (c) a detailed response to the Hillsdale College Mission Statement that includes a discussion of the candidate's ability to teach in light of the College’s commitments. The application must also include a curriculum vitae, three up-to-date letters of recommendation, and transcripts. The deadline for receipt of applications materials is December 1, 2017. Send all application materials to Dr. Mark A. Kalthoff, Chairman, Department of History, Hillsdale College, Hillsdale, MI 49242.
Founded in 1844, Hillsdale College is an independent, coeducational, residential, liberal arts college with a student body of about 1,400. Its four-year curriculum leads to the bachelor of arts or bachelor of science degree, and it is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Hillsdale College is an equal opportunity employer.