Assistant Professor History - Modern Latin America

Rank:  Assistant Professor, tenure track
Search #: 13-011
Posted:Oct 15, 2012
Specialization (s):  Modern Latin American History
Brief Description of Duties/Responsibilities:  The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching undergraduate survey courses in colonial and modern Latin America as well as advanced undergraduate and graduate courses in modern Latin American history.   All faculty share student advising and committee responsibilities.

Required Qualifications:  Candidates will possess a PhD in Latin American history from a regionally-accredited university by the time of the appointment and will show evidence of excellent potential in both teaching and scholarship.
Preferred Qualifications:  Candidates with experience and/or interest in supervising secondary education/ social studies certification students are encouraged to apply.

Application Process:  Please submit a letter of interest, current c.v., official graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to:

Prof. Troy Paddock, Chair
Department of History
Southern Connecticut State University
501 Crescent Street,
New Haven, CT  06515-1355

In order for your application to be given full consideration, all materials must be received by December 6, 2012.  The position will remain open until filled.

SCSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and strongly encourages women and minority group member applications.