Williams College, History
Assistant Professor, Early Modern European History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Massachusetts, United States|
Early Modern European History. The Department of History at Williams College seeks to make an appointment at the rank of assistant professor (tenure-track) in early modern European history beginning in the Fall of 2016. Ph.D. in hand or expected by September 2016. We will consider applicants with research interests in any period between 1400 and 1750 and in any geographic area of early modern Europe. Transnational perspectives and/or an interest in Europe and the wider world are especially welcome, as is the ability to offer a variety of classes, ranging from surveys to small seminars. The History Department has demonstrated success in developing a diverse faculty and encourages a variety of pedagogical styles and strengths. We are especially interested in candidates from underrepresented groups as well as individuals who have experience with diverse student populations. Information about the department may be found at http://history.williams.edu.
Please submit these application materials to department chair Karen Merrill via Interfolio (http://apply.interfolio.com/30560): a letter of application that includes a summary of current research, a c.v., a short description of suggested courses, and three letters of reference. The deadline for materials is November 2.
Williams College is a coeducational liberal arts institution located in the Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts. The college has built its reputation on outstanding teaching and scholarship and on the academic excellence of its approximately 2,000 students. Please visit the Williams College website (http://www.williams.edu). Beyond meeting fully its legal obligations for nondiscrimination, Williams College is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community where members from all backgrounds can live, learn, and thrive.
All offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background check. Further information is available here: http://deanfaculty.williams.edu/prospective faculty/backgroundcheckpolicy/.
For questions regarding the search, please contact the History Department at 413-597-2394 or by emailing Ms. Linda Saharczewski at email@example.com.
|Primary Category:||European History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||World History / Studies