Seton Hall University, History
Assistant Professor, History of the U.S., 1945-present
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||New Jersey, United States|
The History Department at Seton Hall University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor in the History of the United States, 1945-present to start August 2013. Field of specialization is open, but preference will be given to candidates whose work engages one or more the following fields: religion and society; Catholics in the United States; immigration and ethnicity; or the United States in a global perspective.
The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in his or her area of expertise, as well as both halves of the U.S. History survey. Additional teaching responsibilities may include departmental methods seminars and sections of the university core curriculum. Ph.D. is required by time of appointment; teaching experience and publications are advantageous. Faculty members are expected to carry a 3/3 teaching load, pursue an active program of research and publication, and engage in service. Applicants must understand and be willing to support the Catholic mission of Seton Hall University.
Send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference in electronic form to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but candidates wishing to be considered for preliminary interviews at the AHA Convention should send their materials no later than December 3, 2012. Questions can be addressed to Dr. Thomas Rzeznik, Chair-U.S. History Search Committee: email@example.com / Department of History, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ 07079.
Seton Hall, the oldest Catholic diocesan university in the U.S., is located 14 miles west of Manhattan, in South Orange, NJ and enrolls approximately 10,000 students. SHU is committed to programs of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action (EEO/AA) to achieve our objectives of creating and supporting a diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural community.
Dr. Thomas Rzeznik
Seton Hall University, History Dept, 400 South Orange Avenue, South Orange, NJ 07079
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies