Assistant Professor of History

De Pere, Wisconsin
Sep 01, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

St. Norbert College, a nationally ranked, residential liberal arts institution with an enrollment of 2,200 students, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Latin American history at the rank of assistant professor. Ph.D. in history is required. Start August 2018. Field of specialization in Latin American history open; secondary field in European or U.S. history preferred. The successful candidate will contribute courses to both the history major (including introductory surveys and electives) and the college's Core Curriculum.

Course load of three classes per semester. In addition to teaching, the responsibilities of this position include a program of scholarship, student advising, service on college committees, and other typical collegial duties. More information is available at the History page, in particular its relation to the mission of the college:

St. Norbert College, a Catholic institution rooted in the Norbertine tradition, welcomes applications from members of all backgrounds and faith traditions. The College's mission emphasizes the Norbertine vision of community and includes providing "an educational environment that fosters intellectual, spiritual and personal development." We seek those who will contribute to our mission and support our commitment to building a vibrant, diverse and spiritually engaged community (

The Green Bay metropolitan area offers abundant opportunities for recreational and cultural endeavors, growing communities with modern and historical housing options, top tier schools, and world-class healthcare. Northeast Wisconsin is home to Fortune 500 companies, as well as thriving start-ups, and is served by its own international airport. For additional information, visit

Screening of applicants will begin November 1, 2017. Interviews will take place at the AHA conference in Washington, D.C. in January 2018. Submit application letter, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, teaching philosophy and evidence of teaching effectiveness to Dr. Paul Johnson, Associate Dean of Humanities, St. Norbert College, 100 Grant St, De Pere, WI 54115-2099. Electronic submissions are preferred and can be sent to, addressed to Dr. Paul Johnson.

St. Norbert College is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to enhancing the diversity and cultural competency of its students, faculty, staff and administration.