Assistant Professor, History of the Modern Middle East
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Maryland, United States|
Loyola College in Maryland
Department of History
Assistant Professor of History
The history department at Loyola College in Maryland invites applicants for a tenure-track assistant professorship in the history of the modern Middle East. Applicants should demonstrate a commitment to undergraduate teaching and to scholarship. The successful applicant will teach one upper level course in his/her area of research/interest each semester, plus two sections of the required introductory course on the History Modern Western Civilization. Upper-level courses usually are taught in a rotating four-semester sequence. Appointment will begin in July 2009; Ph.D. is expected by that date.
Preliminary interviews will be held at the AHA annual meeting in January 2009. Applicants must submit online a cover letter and curriculum vita (www.loyola.edu/careers). Paper applications will not be accepted. In addition, please send three letters of recommendation and official transcripts to Professor Elizabeth Schmidt, Chair Middle East Search Committee, History Department, Loyola College in Maryland, 4501 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21210. All materials must be received by November 14, 2008.
Loyola College in Maryland is a dynamic, highly selective, Jesuit Catholic institution in the liberal arts tradition and is recognized as a leading independent, comprehensive university in the northeastern United States. Located in a beautiful residential section of Baltimore with Graduate Centers in Timonium and Columbia, Loyola enrolls over 3,500 students in its undergraduate programs and 3,000 students in its graduate programs. Of particular note, over 200 Loyola students participate each year as staff and volunteers in these wide-ranging religious and spiritual programs, and the Colleges state-of-the-art Retreat House is available year-round to support an expanding retreat program. The College welcomes applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to its educational mission. Loyola is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, seeking applications from underrepresented groups. Additional information is available at www.loyola.edu. All applications are confidential.
Paper applications will not be accepted. In addition, please send three letters of recommendation and official transcripts to Professor Elizabeth Schmidt, Chair Middle East Search Committee, History Department, Loyola College in Maryland, 4501 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21210
|Primary Category:||Middle East History / Studies