The Department of History at Farmingdale State College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in East Asian history to begin in the Fall of 2013. The search committee is interested in candidates whose area of specialization is a cultural or social history of modern China and who can situate East Asia within the context of global transformations. A secondary field in the History of Science and Technology is preferred. Applicants are required to hold a Ph.D. with a specialization in the social and cultural history of Modern China at the time of appointment and are expected to offer a range of courses, including global history surveys and upper-division classes in the applicant’s specialties. The successful applicant is required to advise in the Science, Technology, and Society program and support other designated academic programs.
All faculty members at Farmingdale State College have three workload components: teaching, research and scholarly activity, and service. Service includes advising students as well as serving on departmental and college wide committees. The successful candidate will demonstrate an interest and high level of competence in teaching. Candidates should have a research agenda that complements their area of academic specialty and has the potential for peer-reviewed publications and presentations, both of which are necessary for promotion and tenure at Farmingdale State College.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. at time of appointment; specialization in social or cultural history of Modern China; minimum of one year of undergraduate teaching experience.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Secondary field of Science and Technology; record of scholarship; 3 years or more of undergraduate teaching experience.
This is a full-time, 10 month faculty position.
For the first 10 working days, beginning October 1, 2012 and ending October 15, 2012 , applications will be limited to UUP Farmingdale.
POSITION AVAILABLE: September 1, 2013
CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: January 15, 2013
Salary $62,000 and may increase commensurate with experience.
VISA SPONSORSHIP IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR THIS POSITION
State University of New York is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
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