Adjunct Faculty – Modern American History

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Biscayne College


The Department of History and Philosophy at St. Thomas University invites applications for an adjunct lecturer in Modern American History. We are especially interested in an individual who can incorporate any of the following areas into their undergraduate teaching: African-American, Hispanic-American, Cuban-American, Caribbean, Women’s, Urban, or Catholic history. This position reports to the Dean of Biscayne College.


The candidate must display evidence of teaching excellence, a commitment to undergraduate education, and ability to work with diverse populations. St. Thomas University is a Designated Hispanic Serving Institution and the only Catholic Archdiocesan sponsored university in the State of Florida. The university traces its origins to the Universidad de Santo Tomas de Villanueva in Havana, Cuba.


This position begins Fall Semester 2018. Requirements include teaching two-part U.S. history surveys. St. Thomas University is committed to the career development of adjunct faculty and provides them with access to campus resources and a supportive community. Qualifications: The candidate must have at minimum a master of history degree from a regionally accredited college or university in the discipline; ABD or PhD in the discipline preferred. To apply, applicants must submit a brief cover letter, contact information for three (3) professional references, curriculum vitae, copies of master’s and doctoral transcripts, and a sample syllabus as MS Word or Adobe PDF documents via e-mail to .


Upon hire, official transcripts will be required. Incomplete submissions will not be reviewed. Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. St. Thomas University is an E-Verify® Equal Opportunity Employer. Criminal background checks are conducted as part of the employment process. Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S.
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