The College of William and Mary, Global Studies
Visiting Assistant Professor, European and Russian/Post-Soviet Studies
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Virginia, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
The Programs in European Studies and Russian/Post-Soviet Studies at the College of William and Mary invite applications for a one year, non-tenure-track position as Visiting Assistant Professor that will begin August 10, 2016. We seek an individual with expertise in Russian/Soviet History, who is also able to teach a core course in European Studies. The successful applicant will be expected to be an effective teacher and will have a [3-3] teaching load.
We are two strong, interdisciplinary area studies programs within the interdisciplinary major of Global Studies at one of the best small public universities in the United States. The successful candidate will be expected to teach “Introduction to European Studies” and “Introduction to Russian and Post-Soviet Studies,” as well as courses in European or Russian/Soviet history in the Department of History. Research and teaching expertise in fields such as state socialism, the First and/or Second World Wars, post-socialist societies, migration, regionalism, and identity politics are particularly welcome. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in hand at the time of appointment and a demonstrated interest in comparative and trans-regional scholarship and teaching.
Applicants must apply online at https://jobs.wm.edu. Submit a curriculum vitae, a cover letter including statement of research interests and teaching experience. You will be prompted to submit online the names and email addresses of three references who will be contacted by us with instructions on how to submit a letter of reference.
For full consideration, submit application materials by the review date, May 22, 2016. Applications received after the review date will be considered if needed.
The College of William & Mary values diversity and invites applications from underrepresented groups who will enrich the research, teaching and service missions of the university. The College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer of women, minorities, persons with disabilities and protected veterans. The university conducts background checks on applicants for employment.
Information on the European Studies Program may be found at: http://www.wm.edu/as/globalstudies/european/index.php
Information on the Russian and Post-Soviet Studies Program may be found at: http://www.wm.edu/as/globalstudies/russianpostsov/index.php
|Primary Category:||Russian or Soviet History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||European History / Studies
Eastern Europe History / Studies