Assistant Professor of History

Position ID: 33816
Dalton State College
School of Liberal Arts
Branch Campus: 
Main Campus
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor
Job Description: 


Assistant Professor of History, tenure track, beginning August 2017. Requires Ph.D. in Modern European History (post 1600 region and field open, excluding Britain). A genuine interest in and commitment to teaching freshman surveys as well as upper-level courses.

Responsibilities of the position include teaching eight classes per academic year. Teaching assignments may be day, evening, or weekends, possibly at off-campus locations. Academic advising, committee work, planning and assessment, other College and community service, and professional development. Other such duties as assigned by the chair of History.

The salary is commensurate with credentials and experience. An on-campus interview and teaching demonstration will be required prior to an official offer of the position. As per USG policy, a background check will be processed for any candidate who accepts an offer of employment.

Application Procedure:  A complete application sent through USPS only must include (1) a letter of interest (2) a separate statement of teaching philosophy, (3) a current curriculum vita, (4) three signed letters of reference on letterhead written within the last three years, (5) transcript copies of all college work. Review of completed applications will begin June 16, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled. Materials should be mailed to:

Dr. Judy Cornett, Chair
Department of History
Dalton State College
650 College Drive
Dalton, GA 30720-3797

Contract Period: 
10 months
CIP Discipline Code: 
History, General
Social Sciences, General
European History
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
Contact hiring institution for further details.
Position Starting Date: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Recruitment Data
Search Chair: 
Judy Cornett
Vacancy Status: 

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