Assistant Professor, Modern Russian History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Alaska, United States|
The History Department of the University of Alaska Fairbanks invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in modern Russian history, effective August 2009. Ph.D. in History is required by start of contract period. Strong commitment to undergraduate teaching and scholarly achievement required. Teaching load includes a freshman course in Modern World History, upper division courses, and graduate courses. The successful candidate will have an opportunity to interface with the Northern Studies and Russian Studies programs. Together with the History Department, these programs emphasize the University's commitment to provide excellence in teaching and research on the Circumpolar North.
Only electronic applications can be accepted and must include a cover letter, curriculum vita, one writing sample, two syllabi (upper and lower division if available), graduate transcripts, and three letters of reference. Full consideration will be given to applications submitted before November 15, 2008 with applications accepted until December 3, 2008. The search committee will conduct initial interviews at the AHA conference in New York City in January 2009.
The University of Alaska Fairbanks, the nation's northernmost Land, Sea and Space Grant University and international research center, advances and disseminates knowledge with an emphasis on Alaska, the circumpolar North and their diverse peoples. UAF is considered "America's Arctic University."
Submit application at: www.uakjobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=64902
The University of Alaska is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educational institution. Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Dr. John Heaton, Chair
|Secondary Categories:||World History / Studies