History Assistant Professor (Modern European History) | TenureTrack | I01947

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Sep 29, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Arts, Art, Art History, Humanities, American Studies, History, Other Humanities
Employment Type
Full Time

Posting Details

Position Details

Posting Number I01947 Classification Title History Assistant Professor (Modern European History) | Tenure Track | I01947 Working Title History Assistant Professor (Modern European History) | TenureTrack | I01947 Employee Group Faculty Bargaining Unit APSCUF Location Main Campus Department History Pay Rate Employment Type Regular FT Work Schedule

Position Summary Information

Position Summary
The Department of History at Slippery Rock University invites tenure-track applicants who specialize in Modern European History (including Britain and/or Ireland) with preference given to candidates who specialize in western or central Europe. The load is 4-4 and the faculty member will be expected to teach the world history survey and general education courses, as well as contribute to our upper-division undergraduate course offerings. They will also teach in our successful online MA History program. Record of engaging students strongly, both within and beyond the classroom, required as part of the application package. This position is to replace our departing modern Europeanist; excellent pay and benefits. Minimum Qualifications
ABD in History with a focus in Modern European History. Doctoral degree must be completed by August 21, 2023. Successful performance in an on-campus interview, including teaching demonstration. Demonstrated commitment to the education of diverse populations. Preferred Qualifications
PhD in History, with focus in modern European history. Previous college-level teaching experience and an active research agenda preferred.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Date 09/29/2022 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes Respect for Individuals in the Community
Slippery Rock University provides an environment that respects, encourages, and promotes the talents and contributions of all. Slippery Rock University values a community with a shared sense of purpose, where people demonstrate mutual respect and appreciation. Slippery Rock University values diversity that honors and includes all persons regardless of age, creed, disability, ethnic heritage, gender, gender identity, race, religion, sexual orientation, or socioeconomic status in academic and extracurricular endeavor, in the working environment, and in the daily life of the university community. Notice of Non-Discrimination
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, disability, age/or veteran status in its programs or activities in accordance with Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and University policies.

The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Assistant Vice President of Human Resources & Compliance/Title IX Coordinator
008 Old Main Building
104 Maltby Avenue
Slippery Rock University
Slippery Rock, PA 16057
724.738.2016 Special Instructions to Applicants
Copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts are required for this position. Transcripts may be uploaded using the online system or submitted to the search chair at the address below. At least three letters of reference are also required, they may be submitted by (1) uploading using the online system, (2) providing full contact information for references (including phone number, email address, and institutional affiliation/address) using the online system when solicited to do so or (3) mailing the letters to the search chair at the address below. Candidates who advance in the process may be required to submit a writing sample.

Tenure-Track Search Committee Chair
Department of History
Spotts World Culture Bldg,
Slippery Rock University
Slippery Rock, PA 16057

Full consideration will be given to applications received by December 22, 2022. Official transcripts are required of the final candidate hired, prior to appointment.

Also required prior to appointment are copies of successful clearance forms as required by PA Act 153, including Act 34 Background Check and Act 151 (Child Abuse) Background Check and Federal Criminal ( FBI ) clearance. Posting Specific Questions

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Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
  4. Unofficial Transcripts 2
Optional Documents
  1. Writing Sample
  2. Professional Reference Letter
  3. Professional Reference Letter 2
  4. Professional Reference Letter 3
  5. Unofficial Transcripts 3

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