Posted: Mar 12, 2021

Assistant Professor of Africana Studies, Tenure Track

Stockton University - Galloway, NJ
Application Deadline: N/A
African Studies

The Africana Studies Program at Stockton University is seeking applicants for a full-time (10-month) Assistant Professor of Africana Studies to begin September 1, 2021. The Bachelor’s Degree Program in Africana Studies at Stockton University is a fairly new program where a new faculty member will have the opportunity to help shape the direction of the major.

  • Offer courses in department and the General Studies curriculum.
  • Serve as a preceptor to students.
  • Participate in scholarship and/or creative activities as appropriate to the discipline.
  • Provide service to the university, community, and profession.
  • Perform other duties as designated by the Dean or the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs.
  • Support Stockton University’s diversity commitment and strong student-centered vision and mission.

Required Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Africana Studies or equivalent field

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Scholarly record of research in Africana Studies or equivalent field
  • Experience teaching courses in history of people of African descent and/or courses about social and psychological issues facing people of African descent.
Required Documents:
Curriculum Vitae, Letter of Interest, Scholarly or Creative Work Samples, Scholarship Plans and Research Capabilities, Teaching Effectiveness Document, Teaching Philosophy Statement, Unofficial Transcripts
How To Apply:

Screening of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Only electronic documents will be accepted. Please complete the on-line application in addition to providing the following required documents. All required documents must be submitted in order for your application to move forward. You may upload documents using Microsoft Word or PDF.

  • A letter of interest describing qualifications and accomplishments
  • A curriculum vitae
  • Short (1-page) teaching philosophy statement
  • Documents showing evidence of teaching effectiveness
  • Short description of Scholarship plans and research capabilities
  • Samples of scholarly or creative work (e.g. documents, video, etc.)
  • Unofficial Graduate transcripts
  • A list of three professional references (included in the application): Name, Organization, Email address and Telephone