Ohio University, History
Assistant Professor, Modern African History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Ohio, United States|
The Department of History at Ohio University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in modern African history. The department, which offers B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. degrees, welcomes candidates with any thematic and geographical specializations in the field.
The successful candidate will be expected to offer both broad and specialized courses in African history at the undergraduate and graduate levels, as well as world history surveys. The teaching load is 2-2. The successful applicant also will have the opportunity to participate in the university’s distinguished African Studies program, which enjoys National Resource Center status. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in hand at the time of appointment (August 2013), a strong research agenda, and teaching experience.
We seek candidates committed to working effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds. Ohio University is an AA/EOE.
Applications, which are to include a cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, a short writing sample, and sample syllabi, will only be accepted electronically via the following link: https://www.ohiouniversityjobs.com/postings/4228
Review of applications will begin on October 22, 2012 and will continue until the position is filled.
Please direct any questions to Dr. Mariana Dantas, Africa Search Committee Chair, firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Primary Category:||African History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Contemporary History
Cultural History / Studies
Islamic History / Studies
Political History / Studies
Social History / Studies
Women, Gender, and Sexuality
World History / Studies