University of Louisiana - Lafayette, History
Assistant Professor, Public History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Louisiana, United States|
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Public History
The preferred applicant will teach graduate and undergraduate Introduction to Public History courses, specialized graduate-level Public History courses, and courses that complement our other departmental offerings. The ability to teach undergraduate survey courses in either U.S. or World History is desired. In addition, the successful candidate will oversee our Public History practicum and establish relationships in the community as a public scholar. The successful candidate will mentor and advise Public History graduate students and be an active Public Historian. The faculty member will work with colleagues to assess and improve curricula. The faculty member will conduct research and/or creative works in respective area of specialization. Further, each faculty member is to demonstrate institutional citizenship through active engagement at the department, college, university, public, and professional communities.
PhD in History by the time of appointment is required. Expertise in Digital Humanities and/or Museum Studies is an asset. Successful candidates must be committed to working effectively with diverse student populations. Applicants are expected to describe their commitment to fostering a diverse educational environment through their research, teaching, and/or service activities.
To be considered for this position:
Please attach the following documents to your application:
- A curriculum vitae
- Cover letter
- Writing sample
- Sample syllabi (including one for a public history course)
- Three letters of recommendation (which can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org)
Job Ad# (req140)
Information about the University is available on the University's web page at http://www.louisiana.edu .
Additional information about our Academic areas can be found at https://louisiana.edu/about-us/offices/academic-affairs .
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or disability in admission to, access to, treatment in, or employment in its programs and activities as required by Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, Age Discrimination Act of 1975, the Equal Pay Act of 1963, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Executive Order 11246, Section 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Section 402 of the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 and the 1990 Americans With Disabilities Act
Chad H. Parker at email@example.com
|Primary Category:||Public History
|Secondary Categories:||Digital Humanities