Gulf University for Science and Technology, Humanities and Social Sciences
Assistant Professor of History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
Gulf University for Science and Technology (GUST) is Kuwait's first private, American-model university. GUST currently offers programs in Arts and Sciences and Business including a MBA.
The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences in the College of Arts & Sciences at Gulf University for Science & Technology (GUST) seeks to appoint a dynamic, creative and experienced individual as Assistant Professor of History. The ideal candidate will have a research interest in non-Western history and demonstrate interest in teaching a variety of introductory courses, in particular the world history survey. Preference will be given to candidates with a specialty in the history of East Asia, South Asia, Latin America and the Middle East.
Successful candidates must be able to articulate a research agenda, have an emerging record of publications, and demonstrate commitments to instructional excellence and departmental service. Candidates are expected to have completed all the requirements for their doctorate at the time of appointment. Applications will be considered on a continuous basis until the position is filled. Although preference will be given to candidates who qualify for appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, those who qualify for appointment at higher ranks are also encouraged to apply.
GUST offers competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package including a housing allowance, education allowances for dependents, a medical and dental plan, as well as annual tickets home. Interested applicants are requested to visit our vacancies page at www.gust.edu.kw/vacancies and fill out the online form and upload supporting documents including a cover letter, CV and the names and contact information for at least three references. A confirmation that the application has been received will be sent immediately. Review of applications begins January 10, 2015 and will continue until the positions are filled.
Professor Ali Ansari, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at CASHR@gust.edu.kw.
|Primary Category:||World History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Asian History / Studies
Atlantic History / Studies
East Asian History / Studies
Islamic History / Studies
Middle East History / Studies
South Asian History / Studies
Arabic History / Studies
Southeast Asian History / Studies