University of Virginia, Corcoran Department of History
Assistant Professor, Modern British History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Virginia, United States|
The Corcoran Department of History at the University of Virginia invites applications for a tenure-track, full-time assistant professor of modern British history, including Britain in the world. All research fields will be considered. The successful candidate will demonstrate excellence in scholarship and a commitment to undergraduate and graduate education. Anticipated start date is August 25, 2014. For appointment at the assistant professor level, applicants must hold a Ph.D. by the time of appointment. Candidates with ABD status may be considered for the position, with the title of acting assistant professor.
Candidates must apply through Jobs@UVa (https://jobs.virginia.edu). Search on posting number 0612724 and electronically attach a cover letter describing research and teaching interests and experience, and curriculum vitae. Applicants should also submit the names of three references and ask them to send letters directly to: Hist-Jobs@virginia.edu.
Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2013; however, the position will remain open until filled. We plan to hold preliminary interviews in December, by Skype or phone. Questions regarding the position or the application process should be directed to: L. Kent Merritt (434-924-6380; firstname.lastname@example.org). The University will perform background checks on all new faculty hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
The University of Virginia welcomes applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities; we seek to build a culturally diverse environment and are committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and to the principles of affirmative action in accordance with state and federal laws.
L. Kent Merritt
|Primary Category:||British History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||European History / Studies