University of New Orleans, History
Assistant Professor, Central European History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Louisiana, United States|
The Department of History at the University of New Orleans invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position as Assistant Professor with expertise in Central European History (the Habsburg Empire and its succession states, Germany) beginning in August 2016. The successful candidate will be expected to offer broad and specialized courses in the History of the Habsburg Empire and its succession states in East Central Europe, along with courses in Austrian and German history of the 20th Century and survey courses on the undergraduate level. He/she will also play a significant role in the graduate program. The position will be assigned a teaching load of two courses per semester. He/she will also serve as Associate Director of Center Austria: The Marshall Plan Center of European Studies. In that role the successful candidate will work as associate editor of the annual publication Contemporary Austrian Studies and two other Center Austria publication series and will also contribute to regular conference and lecture planning with our Austrian partners.Applicants must have a PhD in hand, or completed by August 2016. A working knowledge of German is required.
Please submit a letter of application, CV, article-length writing sample, and three letters of reference. Applications should be submitted to Robert Dupont, Department of History, LA 135, University of New Orleans, 2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, LA 70148. Applications may be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The department will begin to review applications on January 15, 2016.
|Primary Category:||European History / Studies