Visiting Assistant Professor, Latin American History

Job description

Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for a One-Year Visiting Assistant Professor, Latin American History. 

Field of specialization is open. The successful candidate will teach surveys and upper-level courses in his/her area of expertise. The teaching expectation is five courses per year. The History Department is comprised of eleven 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. in hand, or near completion, by the beginning of the appointment. 

To apply, candidates should visit the online application site found at 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) a list of at least three references (or letters of recommendation, if on file). All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon’s employment website.

Review of applications will begin March 26, 2018, 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. 




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Job No: 492499
Posted: 3/22/2018
Application Due: 5/21/2018
Work Type:
Salary: Competitive