Assistant or Associate Professor (Expertise in Modern European History and Britain's or Europe's connections to non-European world)
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||South Carolina, United States|
The University of South Carolina Aiken invites applications for a tenure-track assistant or associate professorship in the Department of History, Political Science, and Philosophy to begin August 16, 2009. Expertise in Modern European History (British and/or Western Europe preferred; not German, Eastern Europe, Russian) and Britains or Europes connections to non-European world. Preferred secondary themes include imperialism-globalization; economic history; environmental history; social history; world conflicts; and/or cultural history. Ability to teach World Civilizations is essential. Candidate must demonstrate excellence in teaching, potential for productive scholarship, and have completed a Ph.D. in History by the time of the appointment. Responsibilities include a 4/4 teaching load, normally three sections of World Civilizations and one upper-division course per semester in one or more of the listed fields of specialization. Responsibilities also entail student advisement, active research and productive scholarship, as well as service to the university and to the broader community. Salary is competitive, based on experience. Review of applications begins November 15, 2009 and will continue until position is filled. Telephone interviews will be scheduled in December; campus interviews in January or later. Candidates must apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=61556. Send three or more letters of reference to: (undergraduate and graduate transcript originals will be requested of finalists only, prior to phone and campus interviews) Dr. Valdis O. Lumans, Chair, European History Search, University of South Carolina Aiken, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. USC Aiken seeks to attract and retain a diverse faculty consistent with its diverse student body and the diversity in the surrounding community. USCA is an AA/EOE.
Dr. Valdis O. Lumans
|Primary Category:||European History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||British History / Studies
World History / Studies