Southern Methodist University, Clements Dept. of History
Assistant Professor, U.S. Civil War Era
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Texas, United States|
|Position:||Tenure Track Faculty|
U.S. Civil War Era. Position No. 00052899. The Clements Department of History in Dedman College at Southern Methodist University seeks a tenure-track assistant professor in the history of the United States Civil War Era (1800-1877) beginning in fall 2015 as the inaugural holder of the Glenn Linden Professorship. The candidate must be a specialist in the Civil War Era, 1800-1877 and able to teach the history of the U.S. Civil War at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Ph.D. required by August 15, 2015; teaching experience desirable; salary competitive. All applicants must demonstrate commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship. Employment eligibility verification will be necessary upon appointment. To ensure full consideration for the position, applications must be postmarked by November 1, 2014, but the committee will continue to accept applications until the position is filled. Candidates will be interviewed at the January 2015 annual meeting of the American Historical Association. Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, a writing sample, three letters of recommendation, and teaching portfolio to Professor Andrew Graybill, Chair, U.S. Civil War Era Search Committee, Clements Department of History, PO Box 750176, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275-0176. The committee will notify applicants of its employment decision after the position is filled. For more information go to website http://www.smu.edu/history. Southern Methodist University will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status. SMU’s commitment to equal opportunity includes nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity and expression. Hiring is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a background check.
Professor Andrew Graybill
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies