Middle Tennessee State University, History
Chair of the Department of History
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Middle Tennessee State University seeks applications for Chair of the Department of History (#126005). Eligible for rank of Associate or Full Professor, with expedited tenure considered. History specialization open. This position begins August 1, 2017.
Administrative and educational responsibilities in a large, diverse department with multiple graduate and undergraduate programs and degrees (BA, MA, and the nationally recognized PhD in Public History) that is committed to shared governance and collaborative leadership. Earned PhD in History or Public History is required. Record of experience in departmental and/or university governance will receive special consideration.
Responsibilities of the chair will include providing academic leadership for the Department, representing the Department within the University and broader communities, managing resources and staff, facilitating planning and assessment, and teaching and mentoring students.
To apply or for additional information visit http://mtsujobs.mtsu.edu/postings/3835. All applicants must complete an on-line application. Submission of application letter, curriculum vita, teaching philosophy and research/creative activities statement must be attached via online system. Additionally, applicants must supply contact information (including email) for a minimum of three individuals (in the sections provided) that may be contacted at any point during the search for letters of recommendation and references. Applicants may submit unofficial transcripts, published articles, or texts that display their successful professional activity. Begin review date is November 7, 2016. MTSU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that values diversity in all its forms. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
To apply or for additional information visit http://mtsujobs.mtsu.edu/postings/3835.