Texas Tech University, History
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in U.S. Southwest 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 U.S. Southwest history. The department is particularly interested in specializations related to Chicanx history, Mexican American history, and/or Texas history. Teaching responsibilities will also include graduate and undergraduate courses in U.S. Southwest history and related subfields, as well as the U.S. history and/or Texas history survey. A strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching at a public Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) 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 U.S. Southwest history at the time of the appointment.
The Department of History is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. All interested applicants must apply online at http://www.texastech.edu/careers (click on ‘Faculty’ and 'Search openings' then enter requisition number 24223BR) and upload a CV and cover letter. After a preliminary review of applications, selected candidates will be asked to provide three letters of reference and a sample of scholarly work.
Inquiries should be directed to Dr. Matthew Johnson, Search Committee Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin on August 27, 2021.
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 minoritized candidates, 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. Matthew J. Johnson
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Chicana/o History / Studies
Cultural History / Studies
Ethnic History / Studies
Native American History / Studies