The department of American Studies at California State University, Fullerton is recruiting qualified candidates to teach courses on a part-time basis.
Among the courses to be staffed are:
- American Studies 201-Introduction to American Studies
- American Studies 300-Intro to American Popular Culture
- American Studies 301-American Character
- American Studies 320-Women in American Society
- American Studies 395-California Cultures
Course descriptions, as well as sample syllabi, can be found on the department's web site: http://amst.fullerton.edu
ABD or M.A. with substantial graduate course work in relevant field.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
Appointment and Salary
All part-time faculty appointments are made as Lecturers, under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the CSU system and the California Faculty Association. Initial appointments are for one semester only. Salaries vary depending upon qualifications and experience. Typical starting salaries for part-time faculty start around $4149 per semester for a three unit course. For a description of potential university benefits, go to http://hr.fullerton.edu/documents/benefits/Faculty_Unit_3.pdf
Job Control Number
Please send a letter of interest along with a curriculum vitae to:
Leila Zenderland, Chair
Department of American Studies
P.O. Box 6868
California State University, Fullerton
Fullerton, CA 92834-6868
Phone: (657) 278-3800
In addition, please complete an Applicant Data Flow Form via secured website: https://hr.fullerton.edu/appdataflow// and enter the Job Control Number listed above.
Application materials are reviewed on an on-going basis.
The person holding this position is considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 Revised July 21, 2017 as a condition of employment.
California State University Fullerton celebrates all forms of diversity and is deeply committed to fostering an inclusive environment within which students, staff, administrators and faculty thrive. Individuals interested in advancing the University’s strategic diversity goals are strongly encouraged to apply. EEO employer. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.