Assistant Professor, Caribbean or Latin America (excluding Brazil)
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||New York, United States|
The History Department at the University at Buffalo (SUNY) invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in the history of the Caribbean or Latin America (excluding Brazil), to begin in fall 2009. The department seeks a historian whose research employs an Atlantic perspective and who will participate in the department's Ph.D. field in the North and South Atlantic. Comparative or transnational approaches are desirable; chronological specialization is open. In addition, the successful candidate will have administrative responsibilities in the University's graduate program in Caribbean and Insular Atlantic Studies. As a result, the successful candidate must demonstrate near-native fluency in Spanish and a willingness to regularly spend portions of semesters in Mexico and/or Spain. He or she will teach two courses per semester, including both undergraduate courses and graduate seminars. Evidence of scholarly potential and a strong commitment to research, teaching, and international education is expected. Ph.D. required. Submit application, letter of interest and CV via the UBJobs system (www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu); copies of transcripts and three letters of recommendation should be sent via mail by November 15, 2008 to Erik Seeman, Chair, Caribbean/Latin American Search Committee, History Department, 546 Park Hall, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260. The University at Buffalo is an AA/EO Employer.
Erik Seeman, Chair
|Primary Category:||Atlantic History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies