Washington State University, History
Assistant Professor, Colonial North America
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Washington, United States|
Colonial North America. The Department of History at Washington State University in Pullman seeks to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Colonial North American history beginning August 2012. The department welcomes applications from historians with a strong potential for excellence in research relevant to any specialization in Colonial North American history, but is especially interested in a scholar whose work focuses on trans-Atlantic colonial or North American borderlands history. The teaching assignment of the successful hire will include courses on Colonial North America and the American Revolution. Duties include maintaining an active research program, participating in service, and teaching (the normal teaching load is currently two courses per semester). Ph.D. in history is required by time of appointment. Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated teaching ability and an established record of scholarship.
Application deadline is January 20, 2012, with the review process beginning on January 21, 2012. Applications should include a letter of application, resume, writing sample, and three letters of recommendation. Applicants should be prepared to submit material online at www.wsujobs.com. Questions may be directed to the search chair, Peter Boag, at firstname.lastname@example.org. WSU is an EOE/AA Employer. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.
|Primary Category:||Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||American History / Studies