Mississippi State University, History
19th and/or 20th Century African American History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Mississippi, United States|
Nineteenth and/or Twentieth Century African American History. Assistant Professor. The Mississippi State University Department of History invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in 19th and/or 20th Century African American History, beginning August 2014. Successful applicant must be able and willing to enhance our longstanding concentration in the history of Race and Race Relations and participate in one or more of the department’s three Nodes of Excellence: Agriculture, Rural and Environmental History; International Security/Internal Safety; and History of Science and Technology. Willingness to engage the university’s African American Studies program a plus. Teaching responsibilities are two courses per semester. Offerings include undergraduate and graduate courses in the area of expertise, a turn in the U. S. History survey course, and graduate seminars. Demonstrated ability to contribute to the department’s vibrant intellectual life is especially favored.
A Ph.D. by time of appointment is required. Evidence of successful teaching and publications are preferred.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications. Applications will begin to be scrutinized on November 1. Please include e-mail address to facilitate contact.
Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation to Professor Alan I Marcus, Head, Department of History, Mississippi State University, Mailbox H, Mississippi State, MS 39762. You may also apply and send your documentation via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Candidates must complete the Personal Data Information Form at jobs.msstate.edu .
Minorities and woman are encouraged to apply. Mississippi State University is an AA/EOE.
|Primary Category:||African American History / Studies