University of Akron, History
Assistant Professor, Early American History (1600-1800)
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Ohio, United States|
The Department of History at the University of Akron invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in Early American History (1600-1800), specialization open. Teaching responsibilities include courses in U.S. history survey to 1877, Colonial American History, American Revolutionary Era, and classes in field of specialty. Must demonstrate (1) the ability to provide instructional excellence in undergraduate and graduate courses; (2) an active research agenda; (3) a commitment to department and university service; (4) a willingness to enhance the departments online/distance-learning course offerings. Interest in public history is further encouraged. Ph.D. in History must be completed by June 30, 2013. Salary is commensurate with background and experience.
The Department of History at the University of Akron is a vibrant community of scholar-teachers, graduate students and undergraduate majors. The department operates a Masters and Ph.D. program, and maintains a 4 million dollar endowment for scholarships for graduate and undergraduate students. Additional information about the department and its programs can be found at: http://www.uakron.edu/history/. The University of Akron is a state-assisted metropolitan university in northeastern Ohio with approximately 29,000 students.
For complete details and to apply for this position, visit http://www.uakron.edu/jobs/. Job Opening # 7569.
Review of applications and materials will begin on November 15, 2012 and will continue until the position is filled.The University is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and to the principles of affirmative action in accordance with state and federal laws.
|Primary Category:||History Education
|Secondary Categories:||American History / Studies