Rutgers University - New Brunswick, History
African American/African Diaspora
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||New Jersey, United States|
|Position:||Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Full Professor|
African American/African Diaspora. The History Department at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, is pleased to invite applications in the fields of African American and African Diaspora history, rank and area of specialization OPEN, for a position to begin in September 2014, subject to the availability of funds. Encouraged fields of research and teaching include: comparative slavery and abolitionism; the Black Atlantic and/or Indian Ocean; New World encounters between indigenous peoples, Africans, and Europeans; racialized spaces and identities; black transnationalism; race and science in the Americas; 19th century African American; black sexuality. The successful candidate for this rank- and field-open position will join a vibrant department deeply committed to the historical study of race and ethnicity and their role in shaping the world we now live in. As part of his/her teaching and research duties, s/he will be expected to contribute broadly conceived courses at the undergraduate level and to be actively involved in the training and mentoring of graduate students. PhD required. Review of applications will begin on Nov. 1 and continue until the position is filled. Applications should be addressed to Professor Deborah Gray White, Search Committee Chair, and submitted electronically to http://apply.interfolio.com/22154. Applicants should include a CV, three letters of reference, and a 3-5 page statement of research and teaching accomplishments. PDF files of a candidate’s most important publications are also welcome. Rutgers is an AA/EOE with a deep commitment to promoting faculty diversity.
|Primary Category:||African American History / Studies