Assistant Professor, Western or Southern European history
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||West Virginia, United States|
Western or Southern Europe. The Department of History at West Virginia University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in the history of Western or Southern Europe, 1650-present beginning August 16, 2009. Comparative and transnational perspectives are especially desirable. The successful candidate will teach survey courses in European and French history, and upper-level and graduate courses in their area of specialization. WVU is a research institution and the normal teaching load in its History department is two courses per semester for research-productive faculty. Ph.D. in hand by the time of appointment with preference given to candidates with teaching experience, a record of scholarly publications, and a demonstrated potential to secure external funding in support of their research. Applicants should submit a letter of application, three letters of reference, c.v., and a sample of their scholarship to Prof. Robert Blobaum, Chair, European Search Committee, West Virginia University, Department of History, P.O. Box 6303, Morgantown, WV 26506-6303. The screening process will begin on November 15, 2008 and will continue until a successful candidate has been found. The Department will interview selected candidates at the AHA national meeting in New York in early January. West Virginia University is an AA/EOE employer, and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, and individuals with disabilities.
Prof. Robert Blobaum
|Primary Category:||European History / Studies