African American History, Assistant Professor (002893-2013)
The Department of History at Purdue University invites applications for a tenure-track position as assistant professor of African American history with a specialization in the history of women and gender. The Ph.D. in History is required by the time of appointment. The successful candidate will have a strong and demonstrable research agenda. The ability to teach an introductory course in African American women's history is required. The successful candidate also will develop undergraduate and graduate courses and participate in the graduate program. Publications and teaching experience are expected.
The initial review of applications will begin on November 18, 2013, and will continue until the position is filled. Preliminary interviews will be held at the annual meeting of the American Historical Association in Washington, D.C., January 2-5, 2014.
Applications: To apply submit a letter of application, C.V., transcripts, and three letters of recommendation as well as evidence of scholarly achievement and teaching experience to: http://bit.ly/17eHpEd. A background check will be required for employment in this position. Purdue University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce.