The Department of History at the University of Chicago invites
applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professorship in Modern
Middle Eastern/North African History (loosely defined,
18th-20th centuries) to start on or after July 1,
2022. We welcome applicants with any specialization
within that broader field.
Candidates must have earned the PhD degree prior to the start of
Applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago’s
Interfolio website at http://apply.interfolio.com/91017 and
include: 1) a cover letter, 2) a curriculum vitae, 3) a research
statement, 4) a teaching statement, 5) a dissertation abstract, 6)
an article or chapter-length writing sample, and 7) three letters
of reference. Consideration of applications will begin
on September 1, 2021.
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