University of Wisconsin - Green Bay, Social Change and Development (History)
Assistant Professor, US and the World
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Wisconsin, United States|
We seek candidates with specialization in the United States and its relationship with the world. The candidate will be expected to develop an introductory course on the U.S. and the world, and teach related upper-level courses in History and interdisciplinary courses pertaining to democracy and justice. Will perform scholarly activities consistent with rank, advise students, perform institutional service, and contribute to the ongoing development of the department.
Required: Doctorate in History, from an accredited institution. Will consider ABD candidates with the expectation that the degree is completed by the end of the first-year contract period. The successful candidate must have demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching and scholarship, commitment to undergraduate education, and communication and interpersonal skills sufficient to work effectively with a diverse array of students and colleagues.
Preferred: Candidates prepared to teach a course on Asia, Africa, the Middle East and/or Latin America.
Starting date: August 22, 2011.
Conditions of Appointment: Position is an academic year tenure-track appointment. Applicants must be considered for tenure and promotion in six years although tenure decisions may be at any time. Promotion from Assistant to Associate Professor is simultaneous with tenure. Excellence in teaching, sustained scholarly activity and institutional service required for retention and promotion. Official transcripts of the highest degree achieved will be required of finalist(s). A criminal conviction investigation will be conducted on the finalist(s). In compliance with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act, the university does not discriminate on the basis of arrest or conviction record. Competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. The UW System provides an excellent benefits package including participation in the Wisconsin State Retirement plan.
To Apply: Submit a letter of application that specifically addresses qualifications for the essential job functions listed above, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts of all graduate work and three current letters of recommendation. Completed materials should be submitted electronically as Microsoft Word or PDF attachments. If you are unable to submit materials electronically in this format please call or email for special arrangements. Submit application materials to: Professor Andrew Kersten, Social Change and Development. Phone: 920-465-2355, HistorySearch@uwgb.edu
To ensure consideration, please submit application materials by November 1, 2010. Files must be complete to be considered.
Submit application materials to: Professor Andrew Kersten, Social Change and Development. Phone: 920-465-2355, HistorySearch@uwgb.edu
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||African History / Studies
Asian History / Studies
Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies
Middle East History / Studies