Assistant Professor of History, 20th Century U.S. Civil Rights

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Job TitleAssistant Professor of History, 20th Century U.S. Civil RightsPosition Number999232DepartmentHistorySalary$51,817Job Summary/Description

The History Department at Angelo State University invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in Twentieth Century United States Civil Rights history, with specializations in the Latinx or African American Civil Rights movements, beginning in Fall 2021.

Typical Duties/Job Duties

The successful candidate is expected to be devoted to quality teaching with clear, high standards and to be an active member of Angelo State’s academic community. A tenure-track assistant professor of History is expected to teach four courses a semester, typically three sections of U.S. survey (both halves) and one advanced course. Tenure track faculty are also expected to be engaged professionally with their disciplines.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Specialization in 20th Century United States Civil Rights history, with additional specializations in the Latinx or African American Civil Rights movements. The ideal candidate will also be able to teach both halves of the U.S. History survey and contribute to the Mexican American Studies minor, which is housed in the History department.

Minimum Qualifications

PhD in History or related field.

Preferred QualificationsPhysical RequirementsEEO Statement

Angelo State University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to promoting and ensuring equal employment opportunity for all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Angelo State University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to employment opportunities for qualified individuals with disabilities. We are committed to ensuring that a qualified individual with a disability has the same rights and privileges in employment as non-disabled employees. If an accommodation is requested for the job application process, please contact our office at (325) 942-2168 or email us at [email protected].

Posting NumberF141POpen Date10/14/2020Close Date11/15/2020Desired Start DateReview Start DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsRequired Number of ReferencesSupplemental Questions

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    Documents Needed To ApplyRequired Documents
    1. Cover Letter
    2. Curriculum Vitae
    3. Teaching Philosophy
    4. Transcripts (Unofficial)
    5. List of References
    Optional Documents
    1. Other




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    Posted: 10/15/2020
    Application Due: 11/15/2020
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