University of Florida, History
Modern Latin American History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Florida, United States|
|Position:||Assistant Professor, Tenure Track Faculty|
The University of Florida’s Department of History seeks to hire a specialist in 19th or 20th century Latin American history, excluding Brazil and the Caribbean. This will be a full-time, nine-month, tenure track position at the assistant professor level, with a starting date of August 2017. The program in Latin American history at UF has consistently ranked among the top ten in the United States and is greatly enriched by the resources of UF’s Center for Latin American Studies. The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to dynamic approaches to teaching and original scholarship and will teach surveys on modern Latin American history as well as specialized courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Ph.D. must be in hand by August 16, 2017. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience and includes a full benefits package.
Preliminary interviews will be conducted at the AHA conference in Denver or via Skype.
For full consideration, applications must be submitted online at http://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/cw/en-us/job/499171/assistant-professor and must include: (1) a letter summarizing the applicant's qualifications and interest in the Department, (2) a complete curriculum vitae, (3) names and e-mail addresses of three references. An e-mail will be sent automatically to your references, requesting them to upload their letters. To ensure full consideration, application materials should be received by November 15, 2016. However, the position will remain open until filled.
The final candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an educational institution outside of the United States require evaluation by a professional credentialing service provider approved by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/.
The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law. If an accommodation due to disability is needed to apply for this position, please call (352) 392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at (800) 955-8771 (TDD).
For questions, please contact:
Search Committee Chair, Ida Altman: email@example.com
Department Chair, Sean Adams: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Primary Category:||Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies