Tufts University, History
Assistant Professor who specializes in eighteen and nineteenth-century
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Massachusetts, United States|
African-American. The Department of History at Tufts University seeks a tenure-track historian at the rank of assistant professor who specializes in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century African-American History, especially as it relates to the black experience during and immediately after slavery. Candidates’ scholarship should be deeply rooted in the broader social, political, economic, and cultural transformations of black social and political thought, social and political movements, and familial, civic, and religious institutions during the antebellum period. Candidates with expertise on the African Diasporas in the Atlantic world are also encouraged to apply. While the appointment will be in the History Department, the position will entail an explicit teaching, advising, and service commitment in the new interdisciplinary program in Race and Ethnicity studies. Ph.D. at time of hire and evidence of strong scholarly accomplishment or potential required; strong teaching experience preferred. Send letter of application; CV; a writing sample; and three letters of reference to: Professor Peniel Joseph, Department of History, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155 (e-mail applications to firstname.lastname@example.org are acceptable). Review of applications begins October 15, 2013 and continues until the position is filled. Tufts University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. We are committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
email@example.com or 617-627-5583
|Primary Category:||African American History / Studies