Visiting Assistant Professor of Educational Studies
Location: Davidson, North Carolina
Salary: Commensurate with experience.
Faculty- Assistant Professor
Davidson College’s Educational Studies Department seeks applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Education with the start date of July 1, 2024. The candidate should be ABD or have received an Ed.D. or Ph.D. in Education or a related field by August 2024. The candidate will teach five courses over two semesters in educational policy, education research methods, and sociology of education, in addition to one course in their area of interest. Undergraduate teaching experience is preferred. Candidates must be committed to outstanding teaching and continuing scholarly activity.
Consistently ranked among the nation's top liberal arts colleges, Davidson College is a highly selective, independent liberal arts college located in Davidson, North Carolina, close to the city of Charlotte. Davidson faculty enjoy a low student-faculty ratio, emphasis on and appreciation of excellence in teaching, and a collegial, respectful atmosphere that honors academic achievement and integrity.
At Davidson College, we believe the college grows stronger by recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty and staff committed to building an inclusive community. In order to achieve and sustain educational excellence, we seek to hire talented faculty and staff across the intersections of diverse races, ethnicities, religions, sexual orientations, gender identities, ages, socio-economic backgrounds, political perspectives, abilities, cultures, and national origin.
Applications must be submitted online at davidson.edu/jobs, and must include a cover letter addressing professional interests and aspirations pertaining to teaching and research, a curriculum vitae, a 1-page teaching statement, a 1-page diversity statement that outlines how one’s teaching might contribute to Davidson’s institutional commitment to diversity and inclusion, (unofficial) graduate transcripts, and contact information for three references. Submission instructions will be sent to email addresses provided by the applicant after we have a short-list of candidates.
Applications completed before February 16th, 2024 will receive full consideration. Please address any questions to Rebeca Fernández, search committee chair (firstname.lastname@example.org)