|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||California, United States|
Ancient World History, pre-500 A.D.
The History Department at California State University, Fullerton invites applications for a tenure track assistant professor in the history of the Ancient World, pre-500 A.D., excluding China and Rome. The successful candidate will be able to teach survey courses in World Civilizations, undergraduate and graduate courses in Ancient Greece and/or the Ancient Near East, as well as courses in historical writing, theory and methods. Preference will be given to candidates with competency in a language appropriate to the field.
The successful candidate should be able to effectively interact with a wide and diverse range of students. The department has a particular interest in developing its capabilities in the area of digital history and new media. Positive tenure and promotion decisions require excellent teaching, research, peer-reviewed publication and participation in the broader disciplinary community. A Ph.D. by August 2012 is required.
Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. CSU Fullerton operates a semester system that enables faculty to teach in January and/or during the summer for additional salary. Faculty may apply for intramural grants to do research during those months.
All application materials including letters of recommendation must be received by November 7, 2011. Please, NO E-MAIL SUBMISSIONS OF ANY PART OF THE APPLICATION. The search committee will interview prospective candidates at the 2012 meeting of the American Historical Association in Chicago, IL.
California State University, Fullerton is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Title IX/VEVRA/ADA Employer.
Please submit (1) a cover letter describing teaching and research experiences and interest, (2) a vita, (3) a copy of graduate transcripts, (4) a writing sample, and (5) three letters of recommendation to:
Dr. Jochen Burgtorf, Chair
Department of History
Fullerton, CA 92834
|Primary Category:||Ancient History
|Secondary Categories:||World History / Studies