Open Rank, Tenure-Track in Black Atlantic and/or African Diaspora
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Pennsylvania, United States|
The Department of History at Bucknell University seeks a historian with a focus on the Black Atlantic and/or African diaspora. We invite applications for a tenure-track appointment beginning fall 2017. This is an open rank search.
Research and teaching interests might include the following fields: comparative slave systems and the transatlantic slave trade; histories of resistance and slave revolts; the slave family, gender, and sexuality; the rise of plantation agriculture and its effects on world trade systems; abolition and the transitions to free labor; and transnational political and cultural movements.
A PhD in History is required by August 22, 2017.
Interested candidates must submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a sample of scholarship, and three letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin on October 3, 2016. The position is open until filled.
Applications will only be accepted through Interfolio ByCommittee.
Bucknell University, an Equal Opportunity Employer, believes that students learn best in a diverse, inclusive community and is therefore committed to academic excellence through diversity in its faculty, staff, and students. We seek candidates who are committed to Bucknell's efforts to create a climate that fosters the growth and development of a diverse student body, and we welcome applications from members of groups that have been historically underrepresented in higher education.
|Primary Category:||African American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||American History / Studies
Atlantic History / Studies