Missouri State University — African and African American Studies Instructor

The College of Humanities and Public Affairs at Missouri State University anticipates an August 2017 opening for a non-tenure track position at the Instructor level. The successful candidate will teach four classes a semester, including Introduction to African American Studies and courses in an academic discipline housed in the College of Humanities and Public Affairs; advise majors; and provide service to the department. Applicants must have a minimum of a Masters degree in an academic discipline housed in the college (Anthropology, Criminology, Economics, History, Philosophy, Religious Studies, Political Science; Sociology); the ability to teach Introduction to African American Studies is required. A willingness to serve the academic unit, college, and the University is required. The ability to develop knowledge of, respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds is required. The successful candidate must be able to describe how multicultural issues have been or will be brought into the curriculum.

Apply on-line at https://jobs.missouristate.edu/ attaching a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and unofficial transcripts. First date of consideration is November 4, 2016, and continue until the position is filled.

Employment will require a criminal background check at University expense. Missouri State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Minority/Female/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity employer and institution.