University of Houston - Clear Lake, Human Science and Humanities
Assistant Professor of Nineteenth-Century United States History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Texas, United States|
The University of Houston-Clear Lake (UHCL) invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor with expertise in nineteenth-century United States history. UHCL is proud to be a Hispanic Serving Institution and the new hire would be expected to regularly teach the university's first course on Mexican American history. Applicants with expertise in women’s and gender history or public history are also encouraged to apply. This position carries a 3-3 teaching load. Teaching responsibilities will include the U.S. History survey as well as upper-level undergraduate and graduate courses in nineteenth-century U.S. history and related subfields. The appointment will begin on August 1, 2021; the Ph.D. is expected by that date.
Applications are only accepted online through the Job Opportunities website. To apply, please complete the online application and attach a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, three letters of recommendation, and evidence of teaching excellence, and a writing sample (no more than 25 pages). UHCL is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer supporting workplace diversity. Those candidates with bilingual skills (especially Spanish) are encouraged to apply. Proof of eligibility to work in the U.S. must be provided as condition of employment. Background check is required. You must pass a criminal history record check. The position will be open until filled, with priority given to applications received by November 1, 2020. Review of applications will begin immediately. We reserve the right to extend the search or not fill position. UHCL is currently a bachelors and masters granting university with select doctoral programs. Located adjacent to the NASA-Johnson Space Center, the UHCL campus is set within the scenic Armand Bayou Nature Preserve, about 30 miles from both downtown Houston and Galveston Island. UHCL is proud to have the nationally recognized federal distinction as an HIS: Hispanic Serving Institution and/or MSI: Minority Serving Institution.
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies