Assistant Professor in Holocaust Studies
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Massachusetts, United States|
The University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Holocaust Studies, to begin September 1, 2017. Specific disciplinary focus is open; the tenure home will be in the department within the College of Humanities and Fine Arts best aligned with the successful candidate's expertise. http://www.umass.edu/hfa/
The successful candidate will join a University community highly favorable to interdisciplinary research and collaboration. The University is home to the Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, which brings together faculty members and graduate students from many departments. The University offers a wide range of opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration, including strong programs in Public History, Historic Preservation, literary and cultural studies, and a vibrant Department of Judaic and Near Eastern Studies. The proximity of the Yiddish Book Center and resources in the Five College Consortium further enrich the intellectual community. http://www.umass.edu/ihgms/
Salary commensurate with experience.
Qualifications: PhD in a relevant field, excellent scholarly promise, evidence of excellent teaching, and commitment to service.
To apply, submit the following materials: letter, CV, writing sample, teaching statement, and the names and email contact information for three references to the link below:
After receiving acknowledgment, applicants will be notified to contact their referees to submit letters.
All application materials must be received by November 15 to ensure consideration. Application materials will not be returned.
The University is committed to active recruitment of a diverse faculty and student body. The University of Massachusetts Amherst is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members. Because broad diversity is essential to an inclusive climate and critical to the University's goals of achieving excellence in all areas, we will holistically assess the many qualifications of each applicant and favorably consider an individual's record working with students and colleagues with broadly diverse perspectives, experiences, and backgrounds in educational, research or other work activities. We will also favorably consider experience overcoming or helping others overcome barriers to an academic degree and career.
We are seeking talented applicants qualified for an assistant professor position. Under exceptional circumstances, highly qualified candidates at other ranks may receive consideration.
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|Primary Category:||Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Jewish History / Studies