Assistant or Recently Tenured-Associate Professor, Tenure Track, American Revolutionary Era

Princeton, NJ
Aug 11, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Princeton University

American Revolutionary Era. Tenure Track. Assistant Professor or Recently-Tenured Associate Professor. Anticipated start date, September 1, 2018. The Department of History of Princeton University invites applications from scholars who specialize in the history of North America in the eighteenth century. Teaching responsibilities would include an undergraduate course focusing on the American Revolution, its causes, course, and effects; and a graduate course on the Revolutionary era from 1754 to 1815. Review of files will begin October 15, 2017, but applications will be considered until the position is filled. Applicants should provide a detailed letter of application, curriculum vitae, and either a dissertation abstract, an outline of the dissertation chapters, and one complete chapter, or a table of contents, introduction, and one chapter from a first book. Applicants should also provide contact information for at least three recommenders as part of the online application process. For candidates who do not yet have a Ph.D., the recommendation of the principal advisor must include precise information on the present status of the dissertation and the likelihood of completion by summer 2018. This position is subject to the University's background check policy. Please apply online at: