University of Southern Mississippi, History
Visiting Assistant Professor, Medieval European History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Mississippi, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
The Department of History at The University of Southern Mississippi invites applications for a one-year, visiting assistant professor of medieval European history at the Hattiesburg campus, beginning in August 2013. The area of specialization is open. Candidates must offer evidence of excellence in teaching, and those holding a Ph.D. in history are preferred, though ABDs are acceptable. The successful candidate will be expected to teach a 3–3 load, including teaching the department's world history core courses as well as upper-level courses within the candidate's specialty.
Applicants must complete an online application at https://jobs.usm.edu, including the submission of a letter of application, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation. Questions should be directed to Dr. Phyllis Jestice, Search Committee chair, Department of History, The University of Southern Mississippi, firstname.lastname@example.org. Complete applications must be received by July 1, 2013, to ensure full consideration. Position begins August 2013 and is contingent upon funding.
Founded in 1910, The University of Southern Mississippi enrolls approximately 17,000 students each year. It is the only dual-campus university in Mississippi with campuses in Hattiesburg and Long Beach. Learn more at www.usm.edu. The Southern Miss Department of History offers doctoral degrees in American and European history, has a long tradition of excellence in Southern history, and is a leading institution for the study of war and society. Learn more at www.usm.edu/history.
The University of Southern Mississippi encourages applications from women, underrepresented minorities and persons with disabilities.
Dr. Phyllis Jestice
|Primary Category:||Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies