Boston College, History
Modern US History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Massachusetts, United States|
The History Department at Boston College seeks to hire an Assistant Professor in Modern US History, with particular research and teaching interests in post-1900 US political history. While all applications within this field will be considered, we encourage applications from scholars whose work examines the subject of race in 20th century US politics. Candidates should have Ph.D. by 31 August 2020.
In addition to pursuing an active research program and making other contributions to our intellectual community and to the profession, the successful candidate for this position will be expected to teach four courses each academic year that encompass a balanced mix of undergraduate surveys suited to the departmental and university Core curricula; electives; and graduate colloquia.
For further information on our History Core: http://www.bc.edu/schools/cas/history/core.html.
For news concerning our campus-wide Core Renewal project: http://www.bc.edu/sites/core/core-renewal.
Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university that strives to integrate research excellence with a foundational commitment to formative liberal arts education. Boston College is also an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and veteran status. To learn more: https://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity.
Applicants for this position should submit a cover letter; a curriculum vitae; an article-length sample of research; and three letters of recommendation. Please address cover letters to the Chair of the Search Committee, History Department, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA, 02467.
In order to receive full consideration, applicants should ensure submission of their materials via Interfolio and by the final deadline of 1 October 2019.
Chair of the Search Committee
140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Political History / Studies