The International Affairs Program at Lafayette College invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor in International Affairs for a two-year appointment beginning July 1, 2023. We are a nationally-ranked interdisciplinary program located an hour from New York City and seek applicants with strong interdisciplinary expertise. Our preference is for candidates in the areas of environment, sustainability, indigenous environmental justice and/or environmental migration with an open regional emphasis. Ability to teach an introductory course in geographic information science (GIS) would be an asset. We seek candidates who demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching. Scholars of color and from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
The successful candidate will teach a globalization gateway course, research methods and several courses in their own field of specialization. This is a full-time appointment with a 3/3 teaching load. Candidates should have some interdisciplinary background and experience in teaching undergraduates. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in a relevant social science (such as Sociology, Anthropology, Geography, Political Science, Environmental Studies, Area Studies, Ethnic Studies, Gender Studies). ABD candidates with a firm completion date by August 2023 will also be considered. More information about International Affairs is available at https://internationalaffairs.lafayette.edu/.
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