Adjunct Instructor - Area and Global Studies (Brooks College of Interdisciplinary Studies)
Job no: 493185
Work type: FAC - Adjunct Part-Time Instructors (Semester by Semester)
Categories: Brooks College of Interdisciplinary Studies
Area and Global Studies Department at Grand Valley State University invites applications for Part-time teaching position in African & African-American Studies (AAA). Applicants should demonstrate expertise particularly in theories and methods defining African-American Studies, and an understanding of African-American social organization, politics, literature and culture.
Some teaching experience at undergraduate level is preferred. A completed Master’s degree in the relevant field by August 15, 2019 is required. A doctoral degree in the relevant area is preferred.
Position begins Fall 2019.
Application Deadline: Consideration of applications will begin immediately and the posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University.
How to Apply: Apply online at jobs.gvsu.edu and select "Apply now. Submit curriculum vitae, cover letter including a teaching statement, and three recommendations (names and contact information). For more details, see www.gvsu.edu/ags. The online application will allow you to attach these documents electronically. On the application, you will be required to provide names, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses for three professional references. If there are questions about the position, please contact Justine Kibet, Department Coordinator at email@example.com or at the department office at (616) 331-8058.
Grand Valley State University is guided by values for inclusiveness and community which are integral to our mission to educate students to shape their lives, their professions, and their societies, and to enrich the community through excellent teaching, active scholarship, and public service. The University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution. It encourages diversity and provides equal opportunity in education, employment, all of its programs, and the use of its facilities. Members of the University community, including candidates for employment or admissions, and visitors or guests have the right to be free from acts of harassment and discrimination, including sexual misconduct, which are prohibited if they discriminate or harass on the basis of age, color, disability, familial status, height, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex/gender (including gender identity and expression), sexual orientation, veteran or active duty military status or weight. The University will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. See www.gvsu.edu/affirmative/. TDD Callers: Call Michigan Relay Center at 711 (in State) or 1-800-833-7833 (out of State)
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Must have the physical stamina to work long hours and/or more than 5 days per week. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The information contained in this job description is for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act as amended by the ADA Amendment Act (2008), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and other applicable federal and state laws that prohibit discrimination on the basis of disability. GVSU will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.
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