Northwestern State University seeks applicants to fill a new position: Assistant/Associate Professor of History and Director of the Louisiana Creole Heritage Center.
The purpose of the Creole Heritage Center is to promote, foster, and engage in activities and endeavors that relate to Creoles and their culture. There are numerous Creole groups in Louisiana, including 28 currently identified communities. The Creole Center serves as a central clearinghouse and information bank for these communities and for those seeking knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of Creoles and their culture. It also functions as an office of support to national Creole communities and organizations, offering advice and assistance in matters that affect Creoles.
Application deadline: March 31, 2022.
To Apply: Send letter of application, official transcripts, vita and two letters of recommendations to: Dr. Mark Melder, Department of Criminal Justice, History and Social Sciences, Northwestern State University, Natchitoches, LA 71497.
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