Tenure-track position in Middle Eastern/Eastern European history.
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Rhode Island, United States|
|Position:||Tenure Track Faculty|
DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY AND AMERICAN STUDIES Middle Eastern/Eastern European History (ref. #FAC08-005)
Roger Williams University
Feinstein College of Arts and Sciences
Review of applications will begin December 15, 2008 and will continue until the position is filled.
Description and Responsibilities:
The Department of History and American Studies invites applications for a tenure-track position in Middle Eastern and Eastern European history.
Primary responsibilities include teaching introductory and upper level courses in regional/national history, and historiography/research methods, as well as sections of the University interdisciplinary core history course.
In general, all tenure-track RWU faculty must demonstrate effectiveness in the following four categories: 1) teaching; 2) academic advising and program development; 3) scholarly, professional and/or creative activities; and 4) institutional and/or community service.
A Ph.D. in Middle Eastern and/or Eastern European history is required. Ability to offer survey courses in western civilization and/or world history, as well as demonstrated evidence of teaching excellence and experience with curricular development are highly desirable. An ability to teach historical geography and intellectual history is desirable.
Candidates must also present evidence of an on-going program of scholarly/creative activity.
Please contact the search committee chair, Dr. Jeffrey Meriwether, at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
Qualified applicants should submit materials electronically, including: 1) a letter of intent along with statements of teaching philosophy and research interests; 2) a current vita; 3) names and contact information of at least three references. Electronic applications should be submitted via email to:
Dr. Jeffrey Meriwether (FAC08-005)
Roger Williams University
One Old Ferry Road
Bristol, Rhode Island 02809-2921
About Roger Williams University:
Roger Williams University offers an outstanding benefits package and salary commensurate with qualifications, as well as a superb quality of life in a scenic setting. Please visit http://www.rwu.edu for more information.
Roger Williams University is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to inclusive excellence and encourages applications from underrepresented populations.
|Primary Category:||Middle East History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||European History / Studies