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Adjunct Professor Global History to 1500 « Position Deleted on 1/30/2013 »
|Institution:||Bay Path College|
|Application Due:||Open Until Filled|
This position is no longer an active posting on HigherEdJobsBecome part of a vibrant community of world-class professionals transforming the lives of a motivated and diverse student population. A pioneer in innovative academic programs since 1897 and one of the fastest growing colleges in New England, Bay Path College is seeking an experienced adjunct faculty member to teach online.
May 20, 2013 through June 21, 2013
This course surveys the origins, development, and cross-fertilization of major civilizations in Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Americas from pre-history to 1500 A.D. Attention is given to important themes and human achievements in this early time period, including the agricultural revolution, the rise of cities, kingdoms, and empires, the development of writing, the systematization of religious belief systems, and the development of complex forms of government among various societies. The course encourages students to critically analyze developments in human history, such as advances in technology for making war, treatment of women, notions of superior and inferior societies and civilizations, differing political and philosophical systems, and various ways in which societies have historically distributed, used, and abused power.
Qualifications: Master's degree required, Ph.D preferred. Ideal candidate will have college teaching experience. Online teaching experience a plus but not required.
Applicants for this position should submit a cover letter outlining salary requirements, resume and contact information for four professional references. All applications should be sent electronically in MS Word format to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bay Path College is an affirmative action equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its student body, faculty and staff.