Brandon University, History
Tenure-Track Position in Canadian History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
Brandon University is a leader in providing high quality education to over 3,500 full- and part-time students in arts, sciences, education, music, and health studies. Based in southwestern Manitoba, Brandon University also offers pre-professional and Masters programs, as well as innovative and award-winning outreach programs in a personalized learning environment.
The Department of History at Brandon University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in Canadian History with a specialization in Western Canada. A Ph.D. in History is strongly preferred, however ABD applicants who will have completed their degree requirements at the time of appointment will also be considered. The successful candidate will be responsible for the continuing development and maintenance of the Canadian history program, and will have the opportunity to develop specialized courses in her or his particular field of research. The area of research specialization is open, but expertise in Prairie History would be particularly welcome. Applicants must have a strong research and publishing profile as well as demonstrated excellence in teaching.
Brandon University hires on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity, and encourage applications from women and men, Aboriginal persons, people with disabilities, and visible minorities.
The preferred start date is July 1, 2013. Applications must be received by November 15, 2012. Please send a letter of interest, a CV, evidence of successful university-level teaching and a writing sample (a published article or forthcoming publication), and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent.
We thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position and advise that only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Short listed candidates will be expected to provide copies of credentials at time of interview. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Dr. Bruce Strang, Dean of Arts
Brandon, MB, CANADA
|Primary Category:||Canadian History / Studies