Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Modern European History

Kentucky, United States
Salary Not specified
Jan 13, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Modern European History

Position Number: F00220P
Position Type: Faculty
Position Category:
Driver Classification: Non Driver
City: Richmond
Division: Academic Affairs/Provost
Department: College of Letters, Arts & Soc Sci
Unit: History, Philosophy & Relig Studies
Contact Person: john.bowes@eku.edu
Funding Source: Institutional

About the College/Department:
The Department of History, Philosophy, and Religious Studies is home to B.A. programs in History, History Teaching, and Philosophy. We also offer minors in African and African-American Studies, History, Philosophy, and Applied Ethics. A graduate program in History offers an M.A. degree.

Position Summary:
The Department of History, Philosophy, and Religious Studies of Eastern Kentucky University is accepting applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship with a specialization in Modern European history to begin August 2021. Although all areas of specialization are welcome, the department is particularly interested in scholars whose work emphasizes imperialism. The successful applicant will be expected to teach World History surveys as part of the department's General Education course offerings, as well as upper-division and M.A. courses in nineteenth and twentieth century European history. Teaching experience is required. The incumbent must have a Ph.D. in-hand at time of the appointment; degree(s) must be from a regionally accredited or internationally recognized institution.

Review of applications will begin February 19, 2021, and continue until the position is filled. Online, please attach cover letter, vita, the names and contact information for three professional references, and copies of graduate transcripts (may be unofficial). Any questions can be directed to the Department Chair at john.bowes@eku.edu and you can find out more about the department at www.hpr.eku.edu.

Minimum Qualifications:
Must have Ph.D. in hand by August 2021.

Desired Qualifications:

Posting Number: F00220P
Number of Vacancies: 1
Job Open Date: 01/13/2021
Application Review Date: 02/19/2021
Job Close Date: 2/19/2021
Open Until Filled:

Special Instructions Summary:

AA/EEO Statement:
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Background Check Statement:
Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background check.

Document Link:

To apply, visit https://jobs.eku.edu/postings/15591