Rollins College, Department of History
Assistant Professor of European History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Florida, United States|
The Department of History at Rollins College is accepting applications for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professorship in European History starting in Fall 2014. The specialization is open, but with preference for Ancient or Medieval. An active research program, along with the ability to teach upper division courses in early modern and modern European history, as well as lower division survey courses is required. Applications are especially encouraged from candidates with an interest in the Mediterranean diaspora, identity, and/or global networks. The position requires evidence of strong teaching and scholarship. The teaching load is 3-3; a Ph.D. in history must be in hand by June 2014.
Founded in 1885, Rollins is an independent, comprehensive, residential liberal arts college with a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,730 and a student-to-faculty ratio of 10:1. Ninety-one percent of Rollins’ 171 full-time faculty hold a Ph.D. or the highest degree in their field. The campus, noted for its lakefront beauty and for its unique location, is set in the residential community of Winter Park, just 15 minutes from one of the nation’s most dynamic urban centers, Orlando. Rollins is Florida’s oldest recognized college. For the eighth consecutive year, Rollins ranked number one among southern regional universities in U.S. News & World Report’s “America’s Best Colleges.” Rollins faculty are committed to a rigorous, applied liberal arts education and student-centered learning. For additional information, please visit the College website at www.rollins.edu.
Through its mission, Rollins College is firmly committed to creating a just community that embraces multiculturalism; persons from historically under-represented minority groups are therefore encouraged to apply.
Applicants must apply on-line at www.rollinsjobs.com and should submit a cover letter, CV, and three letters of recommendation. Deadline for Submission is November 1, 2013. Preliminary interviews will be conducted at the American Historical Association meeting in January 2014.
|Primary Category:||European History / Studies