2 Year Visiting Assistant Professor in Medieval History

Gambier, Ohio
Feb 27, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for a Two-Year Visiting Assistant Professor in Medieval History position in the History Department beginning in July 2017.

The successful candidate will teach a survey of medieval history and upper-level courses in his/her area of expertise.  The teaching expectation is five courses per year. 

The History Department is comprised of a dozen historians with diverse thematic and geographic specializations who value both excellence in undergraduate education and high-quality research.  Candidates should have a record of excellent teaching and a Ph.D. or be near completion by the beginning of the appointment.

A complete application will be composed of:

  1. a letter of application,
  2. a C.V.,
  3. graduate school transcript,
  4. teaching statement, and
  5. three letters of recommendation. 

To apply, candidates should visit the online application site found at http://careers.kenyon.edu. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon’s employment website. Review of applications will begin March 20, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.

Kenyon College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the College's policy to evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, physical and/or mental disability, age, religion, medical condition, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by institutional policy or state, local, or federal law.