Assistant/Associate Professor - Latin America
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Oklahoma, United States|
|Position:||Tenure Track Faculty|
The University of Oklahoma is searching for an outstanding historian of Latin America. The position is tenure-track (or tenured) with a 2-2 teaching load. The search is open rank and open field but we are especially interested in candidates with expertise in our department's and university's areas of strategic focus: Native Peoples, the Natural Environment, and Health Sciences. Special consideration will be given to historians whose work centers on these or contiguous topics. In addition to teaching undergraduate surveys and upper division courses, the successful candidate will make a substantial contribution to OU's doctoral program in Latin American history.
The University of Oklahoma (OU) is a Carnegie-R1 comprehensive public research university known for excellence in teaching, research, and community engagement. OU has opened branch campuses in Puebla, Mexico, and Río de Janeiro, Brazil, and regularly sends students and faculty abroad to Peru, Cuba, Argentina, and other countries. Candidates with the desire and ability to participate in these programs are strongly encouraged to apply.
A PH. D. or equivalent is required by August, 2018, the time of the appointment.
The complete application, consisting of a cover letter, CV, chapter-length writing sample, and three letters of recommendation (sent separately by recommenders) should be submitted through https://apply.interfolio.com/45348. Review of applications will begin immediately, for serious consideration please apply on or before October 26, 2017. We urge candidates to submit their applications as soon as possible.
|Primary Category:||Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies