Associate Professor/Professor, U.S. Civil War Era
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||West Virginia, United States|
|Position:||Associate Professor, Full Professor|
U.S. Civil War Era. The Department of History at West Virginia University is soliciting nominations and applications for the Eberly College Professorship in American Civil War Studies, to begin August 16, 2011. The appointment will be made at the full professor or advanced associate professor level. A sustained record of distinguished teaching and research is required. The department is particularly interested in senior or rapidly-rising mid-career scholars of national reputation and with research agendas capable of attracting graduate students and external funding. Teaching responsibilities will primarily encompass upper division and graduate courses in the area of specialization. The position entails significant service and leadership responsibilities and carries benefits commensurate with an endowed professorship at West Virginia University. The department welcomes letters of nomination. These letters as well as applications, which should include a letter of interest, three letters of reference, and a c.v. should be sent to Professor Ken Fones-Wolf, U.S. Civil War Search Committee, Department of History, West Virginia University, PO Box 6303, Morgantown, WV 26506-6303. The screening process will begin on Oct. 15, 2010 and will continue until a successful candidate has been found. West Virginia University is an AA/EOE employer, and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, and individuals with disabilities.
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies