Assistant Professor, Latin American history
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Nova Scotia, Canada|
The Department of History at Dalhousie University invites applications for a tenure-stream position in the history of Latin America, at the rank of Lecturer/Assistant Professor. The position will commence on 1 July 2010, subject to budgetary approval. Area and period of research specialization are open. The successful candidate will be responsible for the department's undergraduate courses on Latin America, both colonial and post-colonial, and will also be responsible for one of the department's global survey classes. Proficiency in Spanish and/or Portuguese is essential, and the candidate will be expected to supervise students at the MA and doctoral levels. The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. or Ph.D. in hand, and will preferably have teaching experience and publications.
Applications, which must include a complete curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests and philosophies, as well as three confidential letters of reference forwarded under separate cover from the referees, should be sent in hard copy to:
Department of History
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Canada, B3H 4P9
In addition, applications should include samples of published work and, if available, documentation of teaching performance. Inquiries may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The deadline for applications is 8 October 2009.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, and women.
The Chair, Department of History
|Primary Category:||Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Atlantic History / Studies
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies
Mexican History / Studies