Indiana University - Bloomington, Department of African American and African Diaspora Studies and Department of History
Associate Professor, twentieth-century African American history
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Indiana, United States|
The Department of African American and African Diaspora Studies (AAADS) and the Department of History at Indiana University seek to hire a scholar of twentieth-century African American history. This joint position is at the associate professor rank, with the tenure home in AAADS. Both departments seek to build upon existing strengths in African American history and are especially interested in applicants whose work engages popular culture, social movements, and/or urban history. Scholars who have an interdisciplinary record of achievement are also encouraged to apply.
Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a writing sample, and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Valerie Grim at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to Dr. Valerie Grim, Chair, Department of African American and African Diaspora Studies, Indiana University, Memorial Hall East-Room M29, Bloomington, IN 47405. Finalists for the position may be asked to provide additional letters of reference at a later date.
The application deadline is October 15, 2012.
Indiana University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage women and minority candidates to apply.
Dr. Valerie Grim
|Primary Category:||African American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||American History / Studies
Black History / Studies
Urban History / Studies