History of Latinos - Adjunct Assistant Professor

The Department of History at Connecticut College invites applications to teach one course on History of Latinos in the U.S., in the spring, 2021. We seek a colleague who is an excellent teacher and is enthusiastic about working closely with students in a liberal arts context. The course is: HIS257 History of Latinos in the U.S. (spring). Classes meet twice a week. The successful candidate should be an advanced ABD or have a Ph.D. in History or related field at the time of appointment. 

Connecticut College is a private, highly selective institution with a demonstrated commitment to outstanding faculty teaching and research.  Recognizing that intellectual vitality and diversity are inseparable, the College has embarked on a significantly successful initiative to diversify its faculty, student body and curriculum.  The College seeks creative scholars excited about working in a liberal arts setting, with its strong focus on engaged teaching, participation in shared governance, and active involvement in an institution-wide advancement of diversity.

Please submit a cover letter addressed to Leo J. Garofalo, Chair, History of Latinos Search Committee, a curriculum vita, and evidence of teaching effectiveness to lgar@conncoll.edu.  Please arrange for 3 letters of recommendation to be submitted to lgar@conncoll.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.