University of Arkansas - Little Rock, History
Assistant Professor, tenure track, African American / African Diaspora
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Arkansas, United States|
|Position:||Tenure Track Faculty|
The Department of History at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UALR) invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor (R97170) in African American and / or African Diaspora history. Earliest starting date of January 5, 2015. UALR offers a competitive salary and attractive fringe benefits.
Teaching responsibilities include U.S. and/or World Civilization history survey courses (commensurate with specialist field), upper level and graduate courses, and MA thesis supervision.
Required Qualifications: Ph.D. in history or related field (ABD acceptable). Must have terminal degree in hand or have completed all requirements for the terminal degree by appointment date. College-level teaching experience required.
Preferred Qualifications: Ability to teach in the secondary field(s) of women’s, urban, or labor history is preferred.
The History Department is home to a number of programs including a master’s degree in Public History and several minors including, most recently, a new minor in Race and Ethnicity taught in collaboration with UALR’s Institute on Race and Ethnicity. For more information on the History Department visit http://ualr.edu/history/
UALR is a research-intensive doctoral institution with a metropolitan university mission. Founded in 1927 and part of the University of Arkansas system since 1969, UALR serves a diverse population of roughly 11,000 students. For more information on UALR visit http://ualr.edu .
Application materials must be submitted through the online application system. Additional information about this position and application requirements are available under the Jobs link on the Human Resources’ website at http://ualr.edu/humanresources/. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background and financial history check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication and/or adverse financial history information alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and actively seeks the candidacy of minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. Under Arkansas law, all applications are subject to disclosure. Persons hired must have proof of legal authority to work in the United
Department Chair, Dr. John A. Kirk (email@example.com)
|Primary Category:||African American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||African History / Studies
Black History / Studies