Ramapo College of New Jersey invites applications for an Assistant Professor position in American Studies. Must have Ph.D. in American Studies or a related field by September 1, 2010 and have college teaching experience. Appointment begins fall 2010.
Ramapo College of New Jersey-Assistant Professor Position in American Studies
Focus on the United States in the 20th or 21st century, with scholarship and teaching that are expressly interdisciplinary, and with demonstrated ability to approach American society and culture from a transnational perspective. Should be able to demonstrate the value of using sources in more than one language. Preference will be given to someone whose work focuses on ethnicity and/or gender. Will teach Introduction to American Studies and upper level courses in area of expertise, and will be required to contribute to the college's general education program and to at least one other major program in the School of American and International Studies (History, International Studies, Literature, Political Science, and Spanish Language Studies).
Must have a Ph.D. in American Studies or a related field by September 1, 2010, and must have college teaching experience.
Faculty members are expected to maintain active participation in research, college governance, and academic advisement.
All applications must be completed online at: http://www.ramapojobs.com
Attach resume, cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, research interests and a list of three references to your completed application. Since its beginning, Ramapo College has had an intercultural/international mission. Please tell us how your background, interest and experience can contribute to this mission, as well as to the specific position for which you are applying.
Supporting documentation in non-electronic format can be sent to Stephen Rice, Search Committee Chair. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Position offers excellent state benefits. To request accommodations, call (201) 684-7486.
RAMAPO COLLEGE OF NEW JERSEY
505 Ramapo Valley Road
Mahwah, NJ 07430
Ramapo College is a member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges (COPLAC), a national alliance of leading liberal arts colleges in the public sector. * EEO/AA
Dr. Stephen Rice, Search Committee Chair
RAMAPO COLLEGE of NJ
505 Ramapo Valley Rd
Mahwah, NJ 07430