A full-time faculty position in History is available August 1, 2019.
Teach a variety of courses in world history, including world history survey courses, European history courses, non-Western history courses, and International Relations.
Supervise student senior thesis projects.
Work with Sterling College Teacher Education and history faculty to maintain Kansas State Board of Education accreditation.
Teach in the interdisciplinary honors program.
Advise current students and recruit prospective students.
Participate in faculty governance.
Salary and rank will be determined by credentials and experience applied to an established faculty salary scale and accompanying benefits.
Founded in 1887, Sterling College’s mission is to develop creative and thoughtful leaders who understand a maturing Christian faith. With over 540 students and 47 full-time faculty, the campus community shares a vision to be recognized as the finest Christ-centered, servant-leadership-development-focused liberal arts experience in the Great Plains. Located in Sterling, Kansas, the college enjoys a very cordial relationship with this city of 2,600. The local economy is based on farming, ranching, oil, and small manufacturing companies. Hutchinson (pop. 40,000) is a 25-minute drive, and Wichita (pop. 300,000) is about 65 minutes away. Learn more about us at www.sterling.edu.
A review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The successful candidate must undergo a background check. To view the list of items to be completed to apply for this position, please go to https://www.sterling.edu/employment and view the History job link. Materials are to be submitted electronically to email@example.com.
All SC employees are expected to demonstrate a strong and articulate Christian faith, to model and mentor students in servant leadership and in the integration of faith into every aspect of life and learning. Specific requirements for this position include:
Ph.D. preferred. Experience and commitment to excellence in teaching world history general education courses and upper-level world history courses.
Specialization in a non-western History area preferred.
College teaching experience that demonstrates an understanding of the teaching/learning process.
An understanding of undergraduate college students and an ability to relate well to them.
An understanding of an interdisciplinary approach to the liberal arts, and an ability to work with faculty from diverse disciplines.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Sterling College
Sterling College is a Christ-centered, four year liberal arts college, founded in 1887 located in Sterling, Kansas. Sterling is a member of the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities and is accredited by Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Sterling College, in its employment practices, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, or national origin.