Visiting Assistant Professor
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||New York, United States|
The Department of Labor Relations, Law, and History at the ILR School at Cornell University, invites applications for a full-time one-year Visiting Assistant Professor faculty position in any period of United States history to begin August 2014. The ILR School is the world’s leading college focused on work, employment, and labor issues. Information about the ILR School is available at www.ilr.cornell.edu.
We are interested in social, political, or policy historians whose scholarship engages questions of work, labor, inequality, immigration, ethnicity, business, or political culture. Scholars whose research places the U. S. in an interdisciplinary, comparative, and/or transnational perspective are particularly welcome.
Teaching requirements include an introduction to U.S. labor and working class history (defined broadly), plus upper-division lecture and writing courses on the candidate’s areas of expertise, for a total of two courses each semester. Preference will be given to candidates with a completed dissertation and demonstrated potential in scholarly research and teaching.
Applications from women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged.
Review of applications will begin April 1, 2014.
Questions about this position should be directed to Prof. Jefferson Cowie (firstname.lastname@example.org). Interested candidates should submit paper copies of a cover letter describing their research and teaching interests, a vita, and three reference letters to:
History Search Committee
c/o Rhonda Clouse
374 Ives Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-3901
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|Primary Category:||American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||History Education