Assistant Professor Modern European History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||North Carolina, United States|
The University of North Carolina at Pembroke invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in modern European history (1789 to the present) with a specialty in the history of modern France. In addition to teaching specialized courses in his or her area of expertise, the successful candidate will offer advanced period courses (1789-1914 and 1914 to the present) in European history and will contribute to the General Education load in the department by offering introductory courses in World Civilizations (both prior to and since 1500). The successful candidate will also teach periodically an historical methods course. Of particular interest to us are candidates who take a transnational/imperial/global approach in both their teaching and research. Applicants must have completed the Ph.D. in history by August 2019.
This position is subject to the successful completion of an employment background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable), and credit history check (if applicable). If hired, the candidate will be required to submit proof of eligibility to work in the United States. New employees are paid only by direct deposit to the financial institution of their choice. Candidates claiming Veterans Preference must attach a copy of their DD-214 as part of the online application process.
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UNC Pembroke, part of the University of North Carolina System, is among the most diverse universities in the South and has a student enrollment of 7100 in various undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs. Originally founded in 1887 to educate Native Americans, UNC Pembroke has grown rapidly in recent years and today is one of the most ethnically and racially diverse universities in the eastern United States. Southeastern North Carolina offers close proximity to major cities and nearby beaches, and an affordable cost of living. The Department of History has a strong record of teaching, publication, and service. Additional information about the university (uncp.edu) and department (uncp.edu/history) is available online.
Please apply online at: http://jobs.uncp.edu/postings/4787.
Interested teacher-scholars should submit an online application, cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a list of references through the UNCP Online Employment System (jobs.uncp.edu). The UNCP Department of History expects faculty to demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching and be actively engaged in professional scholarship and university service. A 500-word teaching statement and a sample or proposed syllabus from a relevant upper-division course can be submitted online, by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to Dr. J. Mark Thompson, Department of History, UNC Pembroke, One University Drive, Pembroke, North Carolina 28372-1510. Applications should be submitted by December 10, 2018. We will request additional materials such as letters of recommendation at that time.
|Primary Category:||Modern European History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||European History / Studies