Lycoming College, History
Assistant Professor, Early American History
|Location:||Pennsylvania, United States|
The Department of History at Lycoming College invites applications for a tenure-track position in Early American History at the Assistant Professor level beginning Fall 2013. Successful candidates will be prepared to offer the survey course in American history to 1877, a variety of more advanced courses on the colonial and revolutionary periods, the early republic, and the era of Civil War and Reconstruction, as well as courses based on field of specialization. Secondary fields in women’s/gender, Native American, or Atlantic World history are desirable. This position will also teach a survey of Latin American history. Applicants must demonstrate commitment to undergraduate teaching in the liberal arts environment. PhD must be completed by August 2013.
Located near the banks of the Susquehanna River in Williamsport, PA, Lycoming College is one of 44 colleges identified by the Carnegie Foundation as small, highly residential schools with at least 80% of graduates in arts and sciences fields. Founded in 1812, Lycoming is one of the 50 oldest colleges in the nation.
To apply: Applicants should submit a cover letter including teaching and research interests (including teaching and research interests and availability for conference interviews), a statement of teaching philosophy, a c.v., transcripts, student evaluations if available, a writing sample (for example, a published article or dissertation chapter), and at least three letters of reference. Applications must be received by November 5, 2012. The committee expects to conduct interviews at the AHA annual meeting in January 2013. Electronic submission of application materials is preferred.
Attn: Human Resources/APH
Campus Box 861
700 College Place
Williamsport, PA 17701-5192
Lycoming College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Atlantic History / Studies
Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies
Native American History / Studies
Women, Gender, and Sexuality