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6 Jun 2022

Part-Time Judith S. Kaye Visiting Professorship in Humanities and the Law (Bard High School Early College Queens)

Bard High School Early College Queens – Posted by WorkAtBEC Queens, New York, United States

Job Description

Job Title: Judith S. Kaye Visiting Professorship in Humanities and the Law (Bard High School Early College Queens)

Thanks to a generous grant from the Historical Society of the New York Courts (HSNYC), Bard High School Early College Queens seeks applications for the Fall 2022 Judith S. Kaye Fellowship in Humanities and the Law.  This fellowship funds a visiting scholar to develop and teach a semester-long college elective highlighting the New York Courts’ role in shaping U.S. history and current events.  Past courses have examined the Right to Privacy, Civil Rights and Immigration Law, among other topics.   We are particularly interested in additional courses touching on these topics, as well as courses focusing on other areas of present concern, including Voting Rights, Immigration Rights and Environmental Rights.

The Kaye Fellowship will bring a distinguished scholar to the BHSEC Queens Campus to teach one three-credit college course in a one-semester appointment.  The class will meet four times a week for 45 minutes or two times a week for 90 minutes over a semester running from September 8 to January 23.  This position is open to academics and lawyers whose work touches on legal history, American constitutional law or legal studies.  The Fellowship offers a stipend of $6000, and gives scholars the opportunity to present current research to the BHSEC community and the Historical Society of the New York Courts.

Location: Bard High School Early College in Queens, NY

Start Date: Fall 2022 from September 8, 2022 to January 23, 2023

Compensation: $6000

Qualifications

  • This position is open to lawyers and academics whose work touches on legal history, American constitutional law or legal studies.
  • Educational requirements:  JD and/or PhD is expected

How to Apply

Application Please apply directly with Bard College / Bard Early Colleges. To apply, please upload a brief letter of interest describing the proposed course, and a curriculum vitae by clicking on the “Apply Now” button found through the Interfolio job application link provided here: http://apply.interfolio.com/107929 Review of applications to begin immediately. Bard High School Early College is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from individuals who contribute to its diversity. Inquiries If you have any questions about the position, please reach out to Dean of Academic Life, William H. Hinrichs, whinrichs@bhsec.bard.edu. Include your name and “Kaye Fellow” in the subject line. All materials must be submitted electronically.

Job Categories: Equal Opportunities. Job Types: Part-Time. Job Tags: Diversity, dual enrollment, early college, equal access, equal opportunity, Equity, fellowship, High school students, historical society, Immigration Rights and Environmental Rights, legal studies, and voting rights. Salaries: Less than 20,000.

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