University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, Department of History
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Early Modern History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Minnesota, United States|
The Department of History, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities, invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in early modern history to begin in fall semester 2013. Candidates’ work should display an inter-disciplinary and/or trans-regional focus. A completed doctorate in history or in a related field with a focus on history, in hand before beginning the appointment, and a dissertation on a topic appropriate to the position are required. Candidates must demonstrate scholarly excellence with evidence of potential for scholarly distinction and an ability to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, and they must have a specialization including one or several of the following areas: Islamic Africa and the Indian Ocean region, Europe and the Mediterranean world, North America and the Atlantic world.
Application materials must be submitted electronically via the University of Minnesota’s employment website. For the complete position announcement, including a description of the duties and responsibilities, the required and preferred qualifications, and application instructions, please refer to the announcement on the History Department website and the Employment website at the links below.
Department of History: http://www.hist.umn.edu/news/index.php?entry=362076
University of Minnesota Employment System: https://employment.umn.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=104656
The search is open until the position is filled; review of files begins on November 1, 2012
The University of Minnesota shall provide equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.
Please apply online via the U of MN Employment System at https://employment.umn.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=104656
Application materials must be submitted online. Please click on "APPLY FOR THIS POSTING" and follow the instructions. You will be asked to complete an electronic application for the position and will have an opportunity to attach 1) a cover letter (describing academic training, current research and plans for future research; teaching experience; record of publications; and undergraduate and graduates courses you are prepared to teach); 2) a curriculum vitae; and 3) a sample of your scholarly written work (if you prefer, you may send your writing sample directly to the address below).
* Applications will be considered complete with a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and a writing sample
In addition to the materials submitted electronically, applicants are asked to arrange for THREE letters of recommendation to be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org, or mailed directly to:
Chair, Early Modern History Search Committee
Department of History, University of Minnesota
271 19th Avenue South, Rm. 1110
Minneapolis, MN 55455
|Primary Category:||Early Modern History and Period Studies