The Department of History at Bridgewater State University trains students to engage in a sustained investigation of the record of humanity's existence. Its faculty represent a wide range of specializations in United States and European history, as well as the history of societies in Africa, East Asia, Canada, Latin America, and the Middle East.
History students acquire skills in collecting, synthesizing, and evaluating information from diverse sources, as well as presenting it in support of a coherent interpretation of the past. The unique combination of content knowledge and skills represented in the discipline of history allows students to develop a sophisticated understanding of human nature and human potential.
The Department of History seeks highly qualified and committed part time faculty members to teach lower division courses for the 2019/2020 academic year. Course offerings may include US history, European history and/or world history.
Applicants should possess: – Ability to effectively teach in a close, collegial environment dedicated to the teaching-learning relationship. – Strong commit to excellence in teaching and to working in a multicultural environment that fosters diversity. – Ability to use technology effectively in teaching and learning. – Provide quality teaching including related preparation and grading. – Provide class syllabi to students enrolled in classes and to the department office as requested. – Perform other related duties as assigned and/or required.
Courses may be offered on the main campus in Bridgewater or at satellite campuses in Attleboro and on Cape Cod.
Master’s degree in a related field required.
Teaching experience preferred.
Please be aware that employment at Bridgewater State University is contingent upon completion of a successful background check.
Bridgewater State University (BSU) is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer which actively seeks to increase the diversity of its workforce. We are dedicated to providing educational, working and living environments that value the diverse backgrounds of all people.
Please note the following information is required to complete your application for this position:
*a minimum of three (3) professional reference entries.
Internal Number: 14910
About Bridgewater State University
Since its founding in 1840, Bridgewater has remained steadfast in its commitment to empower individuals and instill in its community an abiding desire to advance the public good. Our rigorous and dynamic academic environment encourages students and faculty to develop their strengths and become leaders in their fields. At the same time, we strive to lead by example. As the university continues to build momentum, we continuously reinvest in the success of our students and our region.