Assistant Professor of History

Position ID: 38598
Dalton State College
School of Liberal Arts
Position Description
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor
Job Description: 


Assistant Professor of History

Tenure Track

Minimum Qualifications

  • Doctoral Degree in U.S. History.
  • Expertise in 20th Century U.S. Social History.
  • Ability to teach courses in our Public History concentration.
  • A primary interest in, and firm commitment to, student-centered teaching.

Responsibilities include the following:

  • Teaching a four/four load, including general education and upper-level History classes.
  • Participating in 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.

A complete application will include:

  1. a letter of interest
  2. a separate statement of teaching philosophy
  3. a current curriculum vita
  4. three signed letters of reference written within the last three years
  5. unofficial transcripts of all college and graduate work (Official transcripts will be required prior to an offer of employment.)

Mail to:

               Dr. Judy Cornett, Chair

               Department of History

               Dalton State College

               650 College Drive

               Dalton, GA  30720

Position is available August 2018.  Review of completed applications will begin March 19th and will continue until the position is filled.

The names of applicants and nominees, vitae, and other general non-evaluative material are subject to public inspection under the Georgia Open Records Act.  The University System Board of Regents requires a background check before employment.

Employment opportunities, admissions policies, activities, services, and facilities of the College do not exclude any person on the basis of race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin or disability.  Dalton State College is an Affirmative Action Program Institution and strongly encourages the applications and nominations of women and minorities.   

Contract Period: 
10 months
CIP Discipline Code: 
History, General
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Monday, March 19, 2018
Position Starting Date: 
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Recruitment Data
Search Chair: 
Dr. Judy Cornett
Vacancy Status: 

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University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
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The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822

Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

Sheila C England, System Coordinator

Sandra Gilbreth, Admin Assistant II