Texas Tech University, History
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Early North American History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Texas, United States|
The Department of History at Texas Tech University seeks to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor in Early North American history. The department is particularly interested in specializations that contribute to the diversification of its curricular offerings, such as Spanish borderlands, slavery, and the history of Indigenous Nations. Teaching responsibilities will include graduate and undergraduate courses in Early North American history and related subfields, as well as the first half of the U.S. history survey. A strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching is required. The successful candidate must conduct research commensurate with the standards of a research-intensive university, and will be expected to offer appropriate service to the department, college, and university as needed. Applicants should have completed a PhD in the field at the time of the appointment.
All interested applicants must apply online at http://www.texastech.edu/careers (click on ‘Faculty’ and 'Search openings' then enter requisition number 18801BR). Applicants will be asked to upload a letter of application, CV, and a sample of scholarly work. Additionally, two letters of reference should be emailed directly to Dr. Gretchen Adams at Gretchen.Adams@ttu.edu, or sent by mail to Dr. Gretchen Adams, Chair, Early North American History Search Committee, Department of History, Texas Tech University, Box 41013, Lubbock, TX 79409-1013. Review of applications will begin on October 25, 2019.
Texas Tech University recently achieved designation as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI). As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university welcomes applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, persons with disabilities, and dual-career couples. Candidates who have very strong records of scholarship supported by extramural funding and who have the proven capacity or clear potential to bring externally sponsored research to Texas Tech University are encouraged to apply.
Dr. Gretchen Adams
|Primary Category:||Colonial America
|Secondary Categories:||American History / Studies
Native American History / Studies
U.S. - Mexico Borderlands