Florida International University, History
Assistant Professor in Modern Europe and the World
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Florida, United States|
The Department of History at Florida International University is hiring a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Modern Europe and the World beginning fall semester, 2016.
We welcome candidates able to offer courses in modern French and European history. The teaching load will be two courses per semester. The person hired would not only contribute to our transnational PhD program with emphasis in Atlantic Civilizations, but also interface with the Wolfsonian-FIU, The European and Eurasian Studies Program, and The Spanish & Mediterranean Studies Program in the Steven J. Green School for International and Public Affairs.
The selected candidate must demonstrate commitment to service to the department, college, and university; to teach undergraduate and graduate courses; to direct graduate research; to direct dissertations, MA reports and honor theses; and to publish actively.
Qualified candidates must have a PhD in hand by August 19, 2016 and are encouraged to apply to Job Opening ID 510668 at facultycareers.fiu.edu They must attach a cover letter discussing both teaching and research interests, Curriculum Vitae, sample syllabi, an article-length writing sample, and unofficial transcripts, in a single pdf file.
Candidates will be requested to provide names and contact information for at least three references who will be contacted upon submission of the application. To receive full consideration, applications and required materials should be received by January 6, 2016. Review will continue until position is filled. The salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s previous career and achievement.
Florida International University is recognized as a Carnegie engaged university. It is a public research university with colleges and schools that offer more than 180 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs in fields such as engineering, international relations, architecture, law and medicine. As one of South Florida’s anchor institutions, FIU contributes $9.8 billion each year to the local economy. FIU is Worlds Ahead in finding solutions to the most challenging problems of our time. FIU emphasizes research as a major component of its mission. FIU has awarded over 200,000 degrees and enrolls more than 54,000 students in two campuses and three centers including FIU Downtown on Brickell, FIU @ I-75, and the Miami Beach Urban Studios. FIU also supports artistic and cultural engagement through its three museums: the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, the Wolfsonian-FIU, and the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU. FIU is a member of Conference USA and has over 400 student-athletes participating in 18 sports. For more information about FIU, visit http://www.fiu.edu/.
FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
|Primary Category:||European History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||World History / Studies