Texas A&M University - Kingsville, Department of History, Political Science, & Philosophy
Assistant Professor in World History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Texas, United States|
TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY-KINGSVILLE
COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCES
Position: Tenure-track. World History
The Department of History, Political Science and Philosophy at Texas A&M University-Kingsville seeks a tenure-track assistant professor in World History to begin August, 2015. A Ph.D. in history by the time of appointment and an active research agenda leading to peer-reviewed publications are required. The successful candidate will teach upper division courses in world history and his/her area of specialization; both parts of a 2000-level world history survey, and develop classes in both parts of the 1000-level U.S. survey. Teaching requirements for the first two years will be 3 courses per semester and participation in the University’s New Faculty Investment Program. Teaching for the following years will be 4 courses per semester. Committee service at the University will also be required as part of the successful candidate’s workload. The University is situated in Kingsville, Texas, approximately 45 minutes from Corpus Christi, 3 hours south of San Antonio and 4 hours south of Austin, Texas.
All applications must be completed through the JavJobs system at https://javjobs.tamuk.edu. Please submit a detailed cover letter, CV, a syllabus for one part of a 2000-level world history survey either before or after 1500, and unofficial transcripts from all graduate institutions on JavJobs. Three letters of recommendation should be mailed to Dr. Anders Greenspan, Search Committee Chair, Department of History, Political Science and Philosophy, MSC 165, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, 700 University Blvd., Kingsville, TX 78363. Review of completed applications will begin January 15, 2015 and will continue until the position is filled.
Finalists will be asked to send a writing sample of not more than 25 pages to the search committee; they must also send official transcripts from all institutions to the Office of the Provost, MSC 102, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, 700 University Blvd., Kingsville, TX 78363. An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.
Dr. Anders Greenspan
|Primary Category:||World History / Studies