Idaho State University, History
Assistant Professor, World/Asian history
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Idaho, United States|
The Department of History at Idaho State University seeks applicants for a tenure-track, assistant professor position who can teach courses in world and Asian history, with research emphasis in either field. The position is based at ISU’s Idaho Falls campus, and the time period of specialization is open.
We seek candidates who demonstrate a growing record of scholarship, commitment to effective teaching, and potential for successful grant funding. This assistant professor will contribute to the existing undergraduate and graduate curricula and develop courses in their areas of specialization. Teaching duties in a 3/3 load include in-class, broadcast, and online formats. Student advising is essential. The successful hire, whose office will be based on the Idaho Falls campus, will be a full member of the History Department, which delivers degree programs to both Idaho Falls and Pocatello.
ISU is a research university with over 12,000 students enrolled in programs ranging from undergraduate to doctoral. The Idaho Falls branch campus is located fifty miles north of the main campus in Pocatello, close to Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks. The nearby Idaho National Laboratory connects Idaho Falls to national initiatives in energy and cybersecurity research.
A Ph.D. in history or related field is required at appointment in August 2019. Review of applications begins January 15, 2019.
Submit letter of application, C.V., and contact information for three references online at careers.isu.edu.
Professor Kevin Marsh
World/Asia History Search Committee Chair
|Primary Category:||Asian History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Digital Humanities
East Asian History / Studies
Islamic History / Studies
Japanese History / Studies
South Asian History / Studies
World History / Studies
Chinese History / Studies
Korean History / Studies
Southeast Asian History / Studies