Assistant Professor of the African Diaspora and the World Program
SPELMAN COLLEGE Job Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF THE AFRICAN DIASPORA AND THE WORLD PROGRAM Worksite Location - 350 SPELMAN LANE, SW ATLANTA, GA 30314 Spelman College seeks teacher/scholars dedicated to excellence in teaching and to the continued enhancement of the academic environment for students and colleagues. Founded in 1881, Spelman College is a private four-year liberal arts college located in Atlanta, GA. The oldest historically Black college for women in the United States, Spelman is a member of the Atlanta University Center Consortium and Atlanta Regional Consortium for Higher Education. All tenure-track candidates are expected to have a demonstrated interest in liberal arts and sciences education, be able to contribute effectively to undergraduate teaching, assist in curriculum development, provide service to the department and College, as well as be active in scholarly, creative, and/or research productivity appropriate to a liberal arts environment. Job Duties: Teach courses in the African Diaspora and the World Program. Apply theory in the area of Discourses of the African Diaspora. Serve on campus interdisciplinary committees; assist in First Year Experience, mentor students for prestigious international awards; serve as the advisor for the African Student Association, and develop panel discussions for speakers in the African Diaspora and the World Program.