African American Literature Full-Time Guest Faculty Job at Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY

ZHR5QWRHOEVUNEM2YzJVMDZHUUttZlgxbkE9PQ==
  • Sarah Lawrence College
  • Bronxville, NY

Job Description


African American Literature Full-Time Guest Faculty

Job Description

The Global Studies Group at Sarah Lawrence College invites applications for a guest position in African American Literature for the academic year 2024-2025. The position is full-time, teaching two courses each semester (four days on campus per week.) Most classes are small seminars (15) accompanied by biweekly individual meetings between faculty and student to oversee their research projects. Lectures are capped at 45 students.

While we welcome a variety of specializations in African American literature, we are especially interested in scholars with specializations in one or more of the following fields: the literature of slavery, Black Feminism, Afro-Latin Studies, Black religions, and/or Black Queer Studies. The ideal candidate will be able to teach courses across periods. We seek teachers/scholars who are passionate about teaching and have demonstrated excellence in teaching African American Literature at the undergraduate level both in the classroom and with individual students.

Applicants should submit a C.V., proposed syllabi for two courses, a statement of teaching philosophy, a sample of writing, and two references.

Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States. We are unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of an employment Visa at this time.

Compensation listed for this position is on a per-course basis, contingent on teaching experience.

Required Qualifications

The successful candidate will hold a Ph.D. (or ABD) in Literature or a related discipline by the time of appointment.

Preferred Qualifications

Posting Number: F00168P

Open Date:

Close Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

Salary: $42,000 - $56,000

Special Instructions to Applicants

All interested candidates apply online at and should include a letter of application, resume, and names of three references. Sarah Lawrence College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has as one of its goals the recruitment and retention of a racially and culturally diverse administration, staff and faculty.

To apply, visit

Copyright ©2024 Jobelephant.com Inc. All rights reserved.

Posted by the FREE value-added recruitment advertising agency

jeid-92673cb5c1f33a41a35f3dd99fa8a9a7

Job Tags

Full time, Work visa,

Similar Jobs

Ames Construction

Excavator Operator Job at Ames Construction

 ...Able to cut benches for the next pass Full buckets; 10+2 operating positions 6-8' cuts Never load towards the cabs Ability...  ...ASSUME Qualifications Knowledgeable in OSHA standards for excavations. Understand slopes, cuts, and different soil types.... 

Fresenius Medical Care

Acute Dialysis Services Program Manager - RN Job at Fresenius Medical Care

 ...quality service while maintaining a high level of efficiency management . PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Manage the...  ...representatives, often leading a collaborative effort among members of a project team. Assures provision of facility specific QAI information... 

Humana

Senior Digital Forensics and Incident Response Engineer(remote virtual) Job at Humana

 ...evolving cybersecurity landscape. As a member of the Digital Forensics and Incident Response team, you will be charged with investigating...  ...Humana to do business safely and securely. Join our team of engineers and see the world through a new lens. The Senior Digital... 

Mutual of Omaha

Financial Rep - Upcoming Grad Job at Mutual of Omaha

 ...Work Type: Full Time Regular Job No: 502870 Categories: Sales, Early Career Programs, Financial Representative Trainee...  ...skills and competencies necessary to excel in selling Individual Insurance products. This dynamic program includes a combination of self-study... 

Northrop Grumman

Engineer Software - Java Development Job at Northrop Grumman

 ...Development Life Cycle (SDLC) Experience with at least one of the following programming or scripting languages: Java, Python, Go, C++, C#, PowerShell, VBScript, Bash, KornShell Experience with Agile software development, object-oriented programming, software...