Adjunct Faculty Positions in History

Job description

Adjunct faculty sought who can teach one of the following courses during the school day in Spring 2019:

History 104, Western Civilization – This general education course examines the history of Europe from the Renaissance to the present. It focuses on the shaping of cultural power of classical and Christian traditions, the interaction between the West and the world, and the development of diverse secular ideologies in the modern world.

History 338, Envisioning America: The United States since 1920 – This course examines the competing political worldviews that have shaped American cultural development and public policy since 1920. This course also will offer a Christian critique of these diverse ideologies.


Master’s degree in history required. Teaching experience preferred. Trinity seeks candidates for faculty positions who are professing Christians and committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service. They should support the goals of a strong liberal arts education in the tradition of Reformed Christian higher education and be competent to demonstrate to students a mature articulation of faith and learning. 

Application Process:

Candidates must complete the adjunct faculty application, which includes the submission of a résumé/CV, three references, copies of official transcripts from all graduate programs, and a brief statement of your faith. Applications will be reviewed as received and will be accepted until the position is filled. All inquiries should be directed to:

John Fry, Academic Dean and Chair of the History Department

Trinity Christian College

Phone: 708-239-4863

[email protected]

Only electronic application documents will be accepted.

All applications, and supporting application documents, can be uploaded to:

Applicants should be prepared to upload the following during the application process:

  • Vita
  • Faith Statement
    • In a separate document, please provide details about your faith/faith practices. 
  • A reflection of Trinity Christian College’s Mission, as well as a reflection of your experience working in, and with, diverse populations and environments.


Trinity Christian College is a four-year liberal arts college located in Palos Heights, Illinois, a suburb twenty miles southwest of Chicago. Since its founding in 1959, Trinity has provided its students with an excellent Christian higher education in the Reformed tradition. The College enrollment in the traditional program is about 1,100 with a vibrant residential program. We offer majors in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, as well as professional programs in accounting and business administration, nursing, education, computer science, pre-medicine, and pre-law. Trinity also offers master’s programs in counseling psychology and special education as well as degree completion programs in education, business, psychology, and nursing. Trinity Christian College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.

Trinity is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from diverse candidates.




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Posted: 10/5/2018
Application Due: 12/4/2018
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