Pennsylvania State University, History
Endowed Chair in the Nineteenth-Century US
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Pennsylvania, United States|
The History Department at the Pennsylvania State University, University Park, invites applications for the McCabe-Greer Professorship in Nineteenth-Century US History. The appointment will be made at the rank of full professor. Applications received by November 15, 2013, are assured of consideration; however dossiers will be accepted until the position is filled. All research specialties will be considered. Candidates must have a Ph.D., an outstanding record of published scholarship, and a strong commitment to graduate and undergraduate teaching. Nineteenth-century US history is one of the department’s core areas of graduate strength and the successful applicant should be able to work closely with our dual-title degree partners in Women’s Studies and African-American Studies, and with the department’s George and Ann Richards Civil War Era Center to advance the Center’s mission. The position offers a reduced teaching load and substantial research funds. A letter of application and c.v., complete with contact information for three references, should be submitted online at www.la.psu.edu/facultysearch. Employment will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies. Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity, and diversity of its workplace.
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies