Assistant Professor of History

Location
Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jan 18, 2018
Closes
Jan 30, 2018
Ref
592333340
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Faculty
Posting Details

Job Type
Faculty

Position Title
Assistant Professor of History

Department Name
44242-Bradford B&SS-History/Political Science

Position Number
002865

Position Details

History: Assistant Professor, non-tenure stream. The University of Pittsburgh at Bradford is currently seeking applicants for the position of assistant professor of history (non-tenure stream) in the Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences, to begin in fall 2018. Requirements: Master's Degree in history, Ph.D. preferred, with a strong commitment to teaching undergraduates. Scholarship, advising, and service activities are also required. Responsibilities: Teach courses in U.S. History; all areas of specialization will be considered. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from candidates in the fields of African-American History; Latina/o History; Environmental History; History of Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration; Urban History; and/or Political History. The appointee will contribute core courses in U.S. History to the undergraduate majors of History/Political Science and International Affairs.

Application Process

Submit letter of application, C.V., and statement of teaching philosophy, along with a statement of experience working with students of diverse backgrounds, and three letters of recommendation that address teaching, scholarship, and service to upbhist@pitt.edu. Review of completed applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Women and applicants from traditionally underrepresented populations are strongly encouraged to apply. Individuals with experience in a setting committed to multiculturalism and/or campus diversity are of particular interest. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled www.upb.pitt.edu/acadsearch

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted
01/18/2018

Open Until Filled
No

Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date)
03/18/2018

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