Assistant Professor, Medieval History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Arizona, United States|
The Division of Humanities, Arts & Cultural Studies in New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences at Arizona State University's West campus invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor in medieval history to begin in Fall 2009.
All geographic areas and fields of specialization will be considered with a preference for those whose work explores the Mediterranean world. The successful candidate will be expected to maintain an active research agenda and teach the first of a three-part Western Civilization sequence as well as upper-level offerings in their areas of specialization. An ability to teach in areas related to classical and/or late antique history is also desirable. The expected teaching load will be two
courses per semester.
A Ph.D. in history by August 2009 is required. Prior teaching experience and publications are preferred. Deadline for review of complete applications is December 12, 2008 and will continue until search is closed. Preliminary screenings of candidates who have submitted an application prior to the deadline will be scheduled and conducted at the 2009 AHA annual meeting in New York City. Only electronic submissions will be accepted.
To apply, please send a letter of application which discusses research interests and basic teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, publication or sample of written work and three letters of recommendation to Jamie.Howell@asu.edu for processing.
The West campus of ASU, located in northwest Phoenix, serves nearly 9,000 students and offers 33 bachelor's degree programs, 13 master's degrees, and two doctoral degree programs. Please visit our website at http://www.newcollege.asu.edu/jobs for more information. A background check is required for employment. ASU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer in policy and practice. Position is contingent upon final budget approval.
|Primary Category:||Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies