Assistant Professor of History Job ID 14535
Location USF St. Petersburg
Department: Department of History and Politics
College/Division: College of Arts & Sciences
Hiring Salary/Salary Range: $55,000-$57,000 (9
The Department of History and Politics at the University of
South Florida St. Petersburg invites applications for the position
of tenure-track assistant professor in United States History since
1865, to begin in August 2018. Applicants should have their Ph.D.
in hand by the time of appointment. Preference will be given to
applicants with teaching experience and demonstrated excellence in
Teaching responsibilities will include a range of undergraduate
courses, including surveys and seminars in US History since 1865,
courses in the university's General Education program (including US
History since 1877 and, as appropriate, World History since 1815 or
Introduction to the Humanities), as well as Historical Methods and
Materials. Area of specialization is open, though applicants who
could offer courses in gender and women's history, public history
and the digital humanities, or environmental history and the
history of science are particularly invited to apply, as are
candidates with secondary fields outside of United States
Information for Applicants
This position is subject to a criminal background check
How To Apply
and click on the Apply Now button. When applying you will have the
opportunity to upload – as a single file – a letter of application,
CV, and statement of teaching philosophy. Please also arrange to
have three confidential letters of reference submitted by e-mail to
email@example.com or by mail to:
US History search committee
c/o Jennifer Woroner
University of South Florida St. Petersburg
College of Arts & Sciences
140 Seventh Avenue South, DAV 100
St. Petersburg, FL 33701.
Apply online by completing the required information and
attaching the required documents. Please include your experience as
it relates to the qualifications stated above. YOUR LETTER OF
APPLICATION AND CV, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN
ONE ATTACHMENT. Only online applications are accepted for this
position. For full consideration, applications must be submitted by
November 1, 2017. Initial interviews will take place in Washington
DC at the American Historical Association meeting in January
Questions about the position can be directed to Dr. Adrian
O'Connor at firstname.lastname@example.org.
for additional tutorial information.
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