Texas Christian University, History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Texas, United States|
|Position:||Tenure Track Faculty|
The Department of History and Geography at Texas Christian University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant or associate level in U.S./Mexico Borderlands, with specializations in any period from the Spanish period through today. Duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, directing graduate students at the M.A. and Ph.D. levels, and carrying out a scholarly research and publication program. A Ph.D. in history or related field must be awarded prior to the start date of the appointment (August 2016).
TCU, with 10,000 students, is an independent, highly selective teaching and research university with a dedication to academic freedom. It is located four miles from downtown Fort Worth, part of a metropolitan area of seven million people and highly ranked as one of the most livable cities in the U.S. Faculty enjoy competitive salaries, a 3/2 teaching load, and research support (including the possibility of course releases tied to work in the graduate program).
To apply, go to the TCU Human Resources website at https://tcu.igreentree.com/CSS_Faculty. Applications not submitted online will not be considered. Fill out personal/contact information and voluntary survey and then upload letter of application, CV, and a sample syllabus. Please have 3 confidential letters of reference emailed directly from the reviewer or dossier service to email@example.com. Application deadline is November 6, 2015. As an AA/EEO employer, TCU recruits, hires, and promotes qualified persons in all job classifications without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ethnic origin, disability, genetic information, covered veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.
Questions regarding the position should be addressed to the search committee chair, Gregg Cantrell (firstname.lastname@example.org). Questions regarding the application process or uploading documents should be directed to Joanne Fralia (email@example.com).
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies