Visiting Assistant Professor of American History (One Year)

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Position: Visiting Assistant Professor of American History (One Year) Location: Wheaton, IL
Job Id: 624 # of Openings: 1 The History Department at Wheaton College (IL) invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor in US history since 1865 beginning in August 2021. A Ph.D. is required. The successful applicant will teach a 3-3 load. Teaching responsibilities include general education courses in American history, a survey of US History from 1865, a class on the History of American Christianity, and upper-division courses in areas of specialization. The department seeks a gifted teacher/scholar who shares the ideals of Christian liberal arts education and who can communicate a love for history to bright, motivated undergraduates.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and sample syllabi to [email protected] Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

Wheaton College is an evangelical Protestant Christian liberal arts college whose faculty and staff affirm a Statement of Faith and adhere to lifestyle expectations of the Wheaton College Community Covenant. Wheaton is an equal opportunity employer committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse and talented workforce and student body. We encourage the expression of multiple perspectives within a Christian worldview, inside and outside the classroom. For more information about Wheaton College visit

Additionally, Wheaton College aspires to provide a physically safe environment for students, staff, and faculty to learn and work. In support of this objective, the College requires background checks for final candidates, after an employment offer is extended. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background check.




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Posted: 4/2/2021
Application Due: 7/1/2021
Work Type: Full Time