Lycoming College, History
Assistant Professor - Modern European History
|Location:||Pennsylvania, United States|
The Department of History at Lycoming College seeks to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor in modern European history beginning Fall 2014. Successful candidates will be prepared to offer the survey course in the history of Western Civilization (1500-present) as well as more advanced courses exploring major intellectual, social, and political movements since the eighteenth century. The holder of this position will also teach a survey of Asian history. Further courses may be added based on field of specialization in areas the department desires, such as women’s/gender history, the history of European imperialism, or the Age of Revolutions. Applicants must demonstrate commitment to undergraduate teaching in the liberal arts environment and have completed the PhD by August 2014.
The committee will conduct interviews at the AHA annual meeting in January 2014.
Interested applicants should send a cover letter (addressing teaching and research interests and availability for conference interviews), statement of teaching philosophy, c.v., transcripts, student evaluations if available, a writing sample (for example, a published article or dissertation chapter), and at least three letters of reference by November 8, 2013. Digital submission of documents is preferred to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Located near the banks of the Susquehanna River in Williamsport, PA, Lycoming College is one of 44 colleges identified by the Carnegie Foundation as small, highly residential schools with at least 80% of graduates in arts and sciences fields. Founded in 1812, Lycoming is one of the 50 oldest colleges in the nation.
Lycoming College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
|Primary Category:||European History / Studies