Simmons College, Department of History
Assistant Professor, Latin American History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Massachusetts, United States|
The Simmons College Department of History welcomes applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Latin American History, beginning September 1, 2017.
We seek a colleague who will develop and teach a range of history courses, from surveys to seminars, as well as contribute to the interdisciplinary undergraduate core curriculum (the Simmons PLAN), and work with Master's students.
The position is open with regard to specific chronological period and to geographic region of specialization within Latin America and the Caribbean. We especially encourage applicants whose research and teaching trace transnational connections and who place their subjects in a broad intellectual context.
The successful candidate will complement our department’s current offerings. Particularly desirable areas of interest include:
- African diaspora,
- the global south,
- the history of science and medicine,
- digital humanities,
- historical memory,
- quantitative methods,
- oral history.
As a College committed to diversity, Simmons encourages applications broadly. Simmons is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to continuing to develop a more diverse faculty, staff, student body, and curriculum.
Please submit a cover letter, C.V., teaching dossier, and research statement by November 15, 2016 to the “Resume/CV” prompt on Workday through this link https://simmons.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/Simmons-Careers/job/Main-Campus---Boston-MA/Assistant-Professor--Latin-American-History_R02181-2.
Please also provide three confidential letters of recommendation to THCSrecruiting@simmons.edu.
Interviews will be held at the meeting of the American Historical Association in Denver in January 2017.
Questions regarding this position should be directed to Laura Prieto at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note, cover letters, C.V.'s, dossiers, and research statements should still be submitted through Workday and letters of recommendation to THCSrecruiting@simmons.edu.
|Primary Category:||Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Digital Humanities