The Department of History at Reed College invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor of History and Humanities, with a specialization in modern or early modern African, Middle Eastern, Latin American, or South Asian history. In addition to teaching one course each semester in one's own area, the appointee will teach one year-long discussion section in Reed’s writing-intensive, introductory Humanities course (https://www.reed.edu/humanities/hum110/index.html). Teaching duties also include advising year-long senior theses. Reed College is a small, distinguished undergraduate institution with a strong liberal arts curriculum, committed to excellence in teaching and scholarship. Reed believes that cultural and intellectual pluralism is essential to the excellence of its academic program. We welcome in your application materials a description of how, as a scholar, teacher, or community member, you might engage and sustain the principles articulated in Reed College's diversity statement (http://www.reed.edu/diversity). For consideration, please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and two letters of recommendation to http://apply.interfolio.com/71932 by January 6, 2020.
About Reed College
Founded in 1908 in southeast Portland, Oregon, Reed College is a coeducational, independent liberal arts and sciences college. Referred to as one of the most intellectual colleges in the country, Reed is known for its high standards of scholarly practice, creative thinking, and engaged citizenship.