Assistant Professor

Grambling, Louisiana, United States

Job description

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Position Title:
Assistant Professor


Education, Minimum Training and Experience Required:

The Department of History at Grambling State University seeks a specialist in Atlantic World/Africa, for a tenure-track appointment at the assistant professor level, beginning August 2017, contingent upon the availability of funding. A Ph.D. degree in History is required. ABD considered. Active involvement with professional organizations and teaching experience at the university level are preferred. Evidence of grant writing, research and publication a plus. The preferred candidate must have a commitment to teaching and contributing to the successful development of majors in the department.

Job Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Teach sections of world civilization
  • Teach one upper level history course in his/her specialized field
  • Advise students in the History major
  • Contribute in some fashion to the History Club and/or the local chapter of the Phi Alpha Theta, the History Honor Society
  • Serve on committees, as assigned by the Department Chair and the Dean of College of Arts and Sciences
  • Attend faculty meetings, convocations, and commencements, and to participate in other official University functions when requested
  • Assist with providing leadership and counsel for the student organizations in the department
  • Perform other tasks assigned by the Department Chair, Dean of the College/School, or Provost

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Grambling State University’s vision is to be a distinguished institution that produces accomplished graduates sought by global employers and top-tier graduate and professional schools, particularly in the fields of science, engineering technology, mathematics, business, nursing, mass communication, and teacher education.