College of Charleston, History Department
Assistant Professor, Middle East/Arabic-Speaking/Islamic World
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||South Carolina, United States|
Middle East/Arabic-Speaking/Islamic World. The History Department of the College of Charleston invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in the history of the Middle East/Arabic-Speaking/Islamic World. The time period, subfield, and regional specialization are open. The successful candidate will teach upper-level courses in his/her areas of interest and training, courses on the pre-modern and modern Middle East, and survey courses in pre-modern and/or modern history. He or she will be able to contribute to interdisciplinary programs,such as Arabic Studies, African Studies, Jewish Studies, Urban Studies, and/or Women’s and Gender Studies. Candidates must have, or expect to complete, a Ph.D. in History before August 2011. The College of Charleston, a public liberal arts college, is the nation’s thirteenth oldest institution of higher learning and is located on an historic campus in the heart of Charleston, South Carolina. The College of Charleston is an Equal Opportunity/AA institution with a strong commitment to institutional diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Applicants should send a cover letter, c.v., three letters of recommendation, a writing sample, official transcripts, and sample syllabi by November 30, 2010 to: Professor Richard Bodek, Chair Middle Eastern Search Committee, History Department, The College of Charleston, 66 George Street, Charleston, SC 29424-0001. The Department plans to interview selected candidates at the AHA National Convention in Boston.
Chair Middle Eastern Search Committee
The College of Charleston
66 George Street
|Primary Category:||Middle East History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Islamic History / Studies