FACULTY EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Position #FY 13-09
August 1, 2012
HIRING UNIT: COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT OF HISTORICAL STUDIES
TITLE/RANK: Assistant Professor-Modern British History
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: Responsibilities include teaching, research, and professional activities, as well as other duties associated with academic teaching positions. This position is in the field of modern British history, with a particular emphasis on teaching the British Empire of the 19th and 20th centuries. Attractive secondary fields include the history of South Asia. Teaching will be at both the undergraduate and graduate levels in addition to the second half of the World History survey and departmental core courses in historical methodology. Position will carry a 3-3 teaching load.
TERMS OF APPOINTMENT: Academic, tenure track, beginning August 2013, 100%.
SOURCE OF FUNDS: State
SALARY RANGE: Commensurate with education, training and/or experience.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: ABD’s close to completion may apply. If Ph.D. is not completed at the beginning of the contract period, a one-year term appointment will be made at the rank of Instructor.
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: Preference will be given to applications received by November 15, 2012. However, the search will continue until the position is filled.
SUBMIT A LETTER OF APPLICATION, CV, TRANSCRIPT, STATEMENT OF TEACHING PHILOSOPHY, SAMPLE COURSE SYLLABI, WRITING SAMPLE AND THREE REFERENCES TO:
Allison Thomason and Eric Ruckh, Co-chairs
British History Search
Department of Historical Studies
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