Wake Forest University seeks a one year visiting assistant professor of US History with a specialty in African American History for appointment beginning August 2020. Teaching undergraduates is central to Wake Forest's mission, and the primary teaching responsibility of the post will be sections of HST 108, Americas and the World, or HST 110, The Atlantic World since 1500, both of which meet the college's general education requirements. There will also be an opportunity to teach an upper division class in the field of African American History. Candidates should have teaching experience and Ph.D. in hand by August 2020. More information about the department and its course offerings can be found at https://history.wfu.edu/, and for quick facts abou the University, go to For quick facts about the University, http://www.wfu.edu/visitors/quickfacts.html.
A complete application will include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, graduate transcripts and a list of references. Applicants are also asked to include a brief statement in their teaching statement or cover letter describing an upper-level course in their area of specialty they propose to teach at Wake Forest. Review of applications will begin by February 21, 2020. Applications will be accpeted until the position is filled, but to guarantee full consideration they should be received by February 21, 2020. References will be contacted only for short-listed candidates, with their prior approval. Interested applicants should apply via the University's career website at: http://www.wfu.careers/. Inquiries about the application process and document submission may be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Wake Forest University welcomes and encourages diversity and inclusivity, and seeks applicants with demonstrated success in working with diverse populations. Wake Forest University is an AA/EO employer and values an inclusive and diverse learning community and campus climate.
In order to provide a safe and productive learning and living community, Wake Forest University conducts background investigations for final candidates upon their acceptance of an offer of employment.
Candidates should have teaching experience and Ph.D. in hand by August 2020. A complete application will include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching statment, graduate transcripts and a list of references. Applicants are also asked to include a brief statement of their teaching statement or cover letter describing an upper-level course in their area of specialty they propose to teach at Wake Forest.
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