ASSISTANT PROFESSOR/FACULTY FELLOW, Global Histories
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||New York, United States|
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR/FACULTY FELLOW
John W. Draper Interdisciplinary Program
ARTS AND SCIENCE
The John W. Draper Interdisciplinary Masters Program in Humanities and Social Thought invites applications for an Assistant Professor/Faculty Fellow in the area of Global Histories. The initial appointment will be for one year beginning September 1, 2008, pending budgetary and administrative approval, renewable annually for a maximum of three years. We seek an outstanding interdisciplinary scholar whose work engages transnational perspectives and local history, cultural study, and world politics since ca. 1500. We are open to a wide range of research interests, including colonialism and post-colonialism, gender, state formation, and/or migration and diasporas, but particularly welcome specialization outside Europe. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, teaching three courses a year, supervising theses, advising students, and participating in Program events. Candidates must demonstrate commitment to interdisciplinary scholarship and excellence in teaching, and have completed the Ph.D. no more than three years before the application date.
Please send letter of application, c.v., dissertation précis, descriptions of three courses you could teach in our program, and three letters of recommendation by May 1,2008, to Global Histories Search Committee, Draper Program, Graduate School of Arts and Science, New York University, 14 University Place, New York, NY 10003. For more information about the Draper Program, see http://draper.fas.nyu.edu/page/home.
NYU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Global Histories Search Committee,
|Primary Category:||World History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Asian History / Studies
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies
Middle East History / Studies