University of Akron, History
Assistant Professor, History - Central/ Eastern Europe
|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 twentieth-century central European or eastern European history. Teaching responsibilities include courses in modern European history and classes in field of specialty. The successful candidate will also teach in the History Department's Humanities program (teaching Humanities in the World, 1300-present). Candidates must demonstrate (1) the ability to provide instructional excellence in undergraduate and graduate courses; (2) a strong and compelling research agenda; (3) a commitment to department and university service; (4) a willingness to enhance the department's online/distance-learning course offerings. Ph.D. in History must be completed by June 15, 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 Master's and Ph.D. programs, 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 please visit: http://www.uakron.edu/jobs. Job ID# 7717.
Review of applications and materials will begin on March 1 and will continue until the position is filled. The University of Akron is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and to the principles of affirmative action in accordance with state and federal laws.
|Secondary Categories:||European History / Studies