American University, History
Tenure-line Assistant Professor of African History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||District of Columbia, United States|
The History Department in the College of Arts and Sciences at American University invites applications for a tenure-line Assistant Professor in African History. The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate surveys in African history as well as advanced undergraduate and graduate courses in his or her area of specialization. Candidates whose research and teaching explores encounters between Africa and Europe and Africa in international context such as colonialism, imperialism, the global slave trade, migration, or foreign relations are particularly encouraged to apply. We are seeking applicants with demonstrated excellence in scholarship and teaching who will have completed their Ph.D. prior to August, 2013.
Send letter of application addressing research and teaching interests and experience, curriculum vitae, writing sample, and three letters of recommendation to firstname.lastname@example.org. If recommendations are unavailable in electronic format or if candidates prefer to mail applications, please send materials to African History Search Committee, Department of History, American University, 4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Battelle Tompkins Room 137, Washington, D.C. 20016‑8038. For best consideration, applications should be complete by October 1, 2012. Direct inquiries to email@example.com. American University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
Direct inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Primary Category:||African History / Studies