University of Southern California, Department of History
Assistant Professor, early modern North America and/or the Atlantic World
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||California, United States|
The College of Letters, Arts & Sciences at the University of Southern California seeks a scholar of the history and culture of early modern North America and/or the Atlantic World whose teaching and research interests fall primarily in the period from the sixteenth century through the eighteenth century. The successful applicant is expected to be appointed as a tenure-track assistant professor in the Department of History, with possible courtesy affiliation to a second department (e.g., French and Italian, Spanish and Portuguese, or the School of Religion). We welcome applications from candidates with expertise on any region or culture of North America and/or the Atlantic World, including scholars of the Anglo-American colonies, indigenous peoples, New France, northern New Spain, and the Caribbean. The successful applicant will be expected to be involved with the USC-Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute (see usc.edu/emsi for a listing of its programs) and will participate in teaching in the University’s General Education program. A PhD at time of appointment is required. Applications including a c.v. and three letters of recommendation must be sent by November 10, 2010, to email@example.com. Materials that cannot be submitted electronically should be mailed to Professor Peter C. Mancall, chair, Department of History, SOS 153, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, 90089-0034. USC strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, are encouraged to apply.
Professor Peter C. Mancall, Chair
|Primary Category:||Early Modern History and Period Studies