University of Mississippi, Department of History and the Center for the Study of Southern Culture
Assistant Professor of History and Southern Studies
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Mississippi, United States|
The History Department (http://www.olemiss.edu/depts/history) and the Center for the Study of Southern Culture (http://www.olemiss.edu/depts/south/) of the University of Mississippi seek a tenure-track assistant professor in the History of the United States South to begin in August 2014. Applicants from all specializations will be considered if they can contribute to the interdisciplinary mission of the Center for the Study of Southern Culture, which has BA and MA programs in Southern Studies. The teaching load will be two courses per semester. A Ph.D. in History and teaching experience required by the time of appointment. Candidates must complete an online application at https://jobs.olemiss.edu. Supplementary materials, including a letter of interest, vita, three letters of recommendation, teaching portfolio, and a chapter-length writing sample should be attached to the online application or mailed to Chair, Southern History Search Committee, Department of History, 310 Bishop Hall, University of Mississippi, University, MS 38677-1848. Open until filled or until an adequate applicant pool has been established. Preliminary interviews will be held at the 2014 American Historical Association meeting in Washington D.C. The University of Mississippi is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX /Section 504/ADA/ADEA employer, and has been rated a “great college to work for” by The Chronicle of Higher Education.
Department of History
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies