University of Wisconsin - Whitewater, History
American Race/Ethnic Relations
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Wisconsin, United States|
Description: The Department of History at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater seeks a tenure-track Assistant Professor to teach introductory and upper-level courses in the History of American Race/Ethnic Relations with a preference for African American and/or Latino History. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the general education course in 20th century world history. Research and teaching fields should complement existing faculty expertise and may include Public History and 19th Century US History. Requirements include demonstrated excellence in teaching, a commitment to undergraduate education, and clear evidence of scholarly potential.
Starting Date: August 24, 2011
Qualifications: Preference will be given to candidates who have completed the requirements for the Ph. D. in history by August 2011. Advanced A.B.D. candidates may be considered.
Rank: Assistant Professor
Salary: Dependent upon academic preparation and teaching experience.
Founded in 1868, UW-Whitewater is a premier regional university with an enrollment of 10,500 students in 43 undergraduate majors and 13 master’s degree programs. It offers high-quality career-oriented programs integrated with a model general education curriculum. UW-Whitewater is part of the 26-campus University of Wisconsin System. Located in a community of 12,000 residents near the scenic Kettle Moraine State Forest in southeastern Wisconsin, Whitewater is within convenient driving distance to the metropolitan areas of Milwaukee, Madison, and Chicago.
Application: A complete credential packet consists of a letter of application, statement of teaching philosophy, vita, three letters of recommendation, and copies of official graduate transcripts. The committee will conduct preliminary interviews at the AHA Annual Meeting early January 2011.
The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and actively seeks and encourages applications from women, people of color, persons with disabilities, and all veterans. Names of applicants may be disclosed unless requested otherwise. Names of finalists will be released.
A criminal background check is required for employment.
Electronic applications are preferred and can be submitted to email@example.com.
Application materials may also be submitted via regular mail to:
US Search Committee
Department of History
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
800 W. Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190-1790
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Asian History / Studies
Black History / Studies
Chicana/o History / Studies