Adjunct Lecturer, History & Society

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Posting TitleAdjunct Lecturer, History & SocietyDisciplineAdjunctProposed RankAdjunctJob Description Summary

Babson College is accepting applications for a part-time faculty member for Spring 2018 to teach social science courses on Latin America; applicants with a disciplinary background in history are particularly encouraged to apply. Applicants may be asked to teach either two sections of “Latin American History,” which serves as a broad overview of the region’s history, or “Peoples and Cultures of the Americas,” which explores political, economic, social, and cultural developments across the region since the late 18th century. Applicants may also propose a more focused, in-depth course centered on Latin America. This position is well-suited for an advanced graduate student or postdoc seeking teaching experience in preparation for entering the faculty job market.

Additional Information

Minimum Education required:
ABD or PhD in scholarly discipline
Real world experience in the field;
Undergraduate or graduate-level teaching experience strongly preferred;
Familiarity with Blackboard or other course management systems;

Babson College teaches courses in many different formats, including traditional semester schedules, intensive classroom experiences, evening classes, weekend classes, and on-line instruction.

Babson College, located 14 miles west of Boston in Wellesley, Massachusetts, is an independent school of management that takes an innovative approach to preparing undergraduates, graduate students, and working professionals for the challenges of the modern business world. Babson’s dynamic curriculum focuses on developing skills that transcend business so that students gain multidimensional abilities, and can make important contributions to business and society. By infusing the spirit of innovation into our academic programs, Babson prepares leaders to anticipate, initiate, and manage change. Babson offers a Bachelor of Science degree, custom MS and MBA degree programs, and executive education programs worldwide. The College does not offer visa sponsorship for this position.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD
  2. * How many years of professional work experience do you have?
    • 0-2
    • 2-4
    • 5 +
Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. CV / Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation 1
  2. Writing Sample
  3. Teaching Ratings
  4. Other




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Posted: 12/18/2018
Application Due: 8/13/2020
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