Two Year Non-Tenure Track Position in Modern Jewish History and Culture
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||California, United States|
|Position:||Assistant Professor, Associate Professor|
Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, Los Angeles Campus, invites applications for a two-year non-tenure-track position in modern Jewish history and culture, to begin on July 1, 2021.
We seek candidates with a PhD in Jewish history; specialties might include Holocaust studies, Sephardic history and heritage, Eastern European history, or modern Jewish intellectual history. Candidates should be able to offer a survey course in Holocaust and courses on other aspects of Jewish history and experience in modernity. Broad knowledge of the Jewish tradition and its texts, as well as proficiency in Hebrew, is essential. Candidates do not have to be affiliated with the Reform Movement.
Teaching students in the Louchheim School for Judaic Studies (which serves undergraduates at the University of Southern California), the School of Rabbinical Studies, the School of Education, and the Zelikow School for Jewish Non-Profit Management, and online across our four campuses. All HUC-JIR faculty members are expected to participate in the communal and religious life of a Reform Jewish seminary and Jewish communities.
The full application should be submitted electronically to Dr. Leah Hochman, Chair of the Search Committee at mailto:email@example.com and include:
1) a cover letter; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) one or more published articles and/or chapters of a dissertation (the latter in the case of recent PhDs); and 4) the names and email addresses of three referees who can speak to your scholarship and teaching.
The initial deadline for applications is January 15, 2021. Review will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Queries may be directed to Dr. Leah Hochman at (firstname.lastname@example.org).
|Primary Category:||Modern European History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Contemporary History
Early Modern History and Period Studies
Jewish History / Studies