Assistant Professor, Humanities
The Interdisciplinary Studies Department invites applications
for a one-year position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the
field of Humanities. Candidates who focus on critical race theory,
cultural studies, and/or social justice and equity studies are of
particular interest. This is a ten-month contractual position
with teaching responsibilities beginning annually August 15 and
ending June 15. The initial appointment to the position will be for
a one-year term, with consideration for a longer-term appointment
To be considered, applicants must hold a doctorate in their
discipline, and provide evidence of successful teaching, service,
and scholarship. The position requires an interest in and
experience with teaching courses in our first year experience
curriculum, including Critical Thinking courses.
Additionally, the successful candidate will be expected to teach
senior capstone research courses. Candidates with the ability
to teach global studies courses for our General Education program a
plus. We seek candidates with experience and passion for working
with first-generation college students and students of diverse
backgrounds. We need educators committed to closing equity gaps and
employing culturally relevant pedagogies in the classroom.
Applicants with a strong commitment to community-based and/or
service learning are preferred. Applications will be
considered on a continuing basis until the position is
filled. For questions regarding the position contact Dr.
Nicole M. Jowsey at Nicole.M.Jowsey@medaille.edu.
Medaille College seeks to hire faculty with a demonstrated
commitment to excellence in teaching, student success, and civic
engagement; and who understand the educational benefits of ethnic
and racial diversity in the campus community. The candidate will
demonstrate openness to social justice, multicultural counseling,
and interest in working with diverse populations.
Medaille is a growing, private, four-year, liberal arts-based
college in Buffalo, New York, serving the educational needs of a
diverse student body in Western New York and Southern Ontario
through a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs (www.medaille.edu).
A letter of application including teaching philosophy,
curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, and three recent letters of
recommendation should be electronically submitted to Barbara
Bilotta, Director of Human Resources, Medaille College. Please
refer to www.medaille.edu/jobs to apply.
Review of applications will continue until position is filled. No
phone calls please.
Medaille College invites applications from all qualified
applicants. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to
a diverse faculty, staff and student body and we support faculty
development within a collegial team atmosphere.