University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, History Department
Bentley Professor of History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Michigan, United States|
|Position:||Associate Professor, Full Professor|
The University of Michigan Department of History is seeking to fill the A.M. and H.P. Bentley Chair, an endowed chair for a distinguished historian with a demonstrated record of scholarly achievement, successful teaching, and strong graduate mentorship. Advanced associate or full professors are invited to apply. We are interested in innovative work in any field, with a preference for exceptional research, teaching, and scholarship that adds new dimensions to our department. Familiarity with digital methodologies, commitment to publicly oriented scholarship, and broad engagements with diversity work are all desired strengths. This is a university-year (9-month) appointment. The anticipated start date is September 1, 2020.
Please send by email a letter of interest and a C.V., along with evidence of teaching excellence, a statement of teaching philosophy and experience, and a statement of current and future research plans to Professor James W. Cook, Chair, History Department, 1029 Tisch Hall, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1003 at firstname.lastname@example.org. The search committee will begin considering applications on October 10, 2019. Women, underrepresented minorities, protected veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. The University of Michigan is supportive of the needs of dual career couples and is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.