University of Pittsburgh, History
Assistant Professor, World history
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Pennsylvania, United States|
World history. The Department of History at the University of Pittsburgh seeks applicants for a tenure-stream assistant professor in world history beginning fall 2012, pending budgetary approval. Ph.D. should be completed by September 1, 2012. The successful candidate will help design world historical curricula; teach courses in this field at both graduate and undergraduate levels, normally including one undergraduate writing seminar annually; and shape research programs and outreach initiatives in the context of our recently established World History Center. World History at Pitt also benefits from and contributes to the University Center for International Studies, which brings together a strong area studies tradition and a Title VI-funded Global Studies Center. We encourage applicants to demonstrate how their research and teaching will contribute to one or more of the History Department graduate program's thematic fields: Atlantic History; Empires in World History; Gender, Ethnicity, Race, Religion; and Texts and Contexts (http://www.history.pitt.edu/graduate ). Send letter of application, full CV, a single well-selected journal article or book or dissertation chapter, and three letters of recommendation to World History Search Committee, Department of History, 3702 Posvar Hall, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260. Deadline for applications is October 1, 2011. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer. Women and members of minority groups under-represented in academia are especially encouraged to apply.
|Primary Category:||World History / Studies