Assistant Professor in Twentieth-Century Gender/Women’s/Sexuality History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Nevada, United States|
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for History, Assistant Professor, UNLV College of Liberal Arts [R0118665]
PROFILE of the UNIVERSITY
Founded in 1957, UNLV is a doctoral-degree-granting institution comprised of approximately 31,000 students and more than 3,900 faculty and staff. To date, UNLV has conferred more than 136,000 degrees, producing more than 120,000 alumni around the world. UNLV is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as an R1 research university with very high research activity. The university is committed to recruiting and retaining top students and faculty, educating the region's diversifying population and workforce, driving economic activity through increased research and community partnerships, and creating an academic health center for Southern Nevada that includes the launch of a new UNLV School of Medicine. UNLV is located on a 332-acre main campus and two satellite campuses in Southern Nevada. For more information, visit us online at: http://www.unlv.edu
COMMITMENT to DIVERSITY
The successful candidate will demonstrate support for diversity, equity and inclusiveness as well as participate in maintaining a respectful, positive work environment.
ROLE of the POSITION
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Twentieth-Century Gender/Women’s/Sexuality History, with expertise in Oral History and an emphasis on the Americas since 1945. Applicants whose research links the United States to other parts of the world in connective or comparative ways are especially welcome. The successful candidate will complement and expand the strength of the history faculty by making contributions to the undergraduate, graduate, and Public History programs.
This position requires a Ph.D. in History, or a closely related field, from a regionally accredited college or university and experience in the field of Public History. Credentials must be obtained prior to the start of employment.
Salary competitive with those at similarly situated institutions. Position is contingent upon funding.
SAFETY AND SECURITY STATEMENT
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UNLV is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action educator and employer committed to achieving excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, or any other factor protected by anti-discrimination laws. The University of Nevada, Las Vegas employs only United States citizens and non-citizens lawfully authorized to work in the United States. Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Submit a letter of application, a detailed Curriculum Vitae, and three letters of recommendation that address the candidate’s scholarship, Public History work, teaching experience, and other qualifications.
Although this position will remain open until filled, review of candidates’ materials will begin on November 15, 2019 and best consideration will be gained for materials submitted prior to that date. Materials should be addressed to Dr. Elizabeth White Nelson, Search Committee Chair, and are to be submitted online as we do not accept emailed materials. For assistance with the application process, please contact UNLV Human Resources at (702) 895-3504 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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|Primary Category:||Women, Gender, and Sexuality
|Secondary Categories:||American History / Studies