Visiting Assistant Professor of European History

Canton, New York
Competitive Salary and Comprehensive Benefits Package
Sep 11, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The History Department at St. Lawrence University invites applications for a one-year, Visiting Assistant Professor position in European History (potentially renewable for two additional years), beginning August 2018. The standard workload is three courses per semester, including at least one at the introductory level.

Minimum Qualifications     

Candidates must have experience in teaching and be qualified to teach an interdisciplinary, introductory course in European Studies. Candidates must have their European History Ph.D. in hand by August 2018.  Though the area of specialization is open, candidates working on the Ancient, Medieval, or Early Modern era and/or with a focus on the diversity of European society are especially welcome to apply. We welcome applications from candidates who bring diverse cultural, ethnic, and national perspectives to their scholarly work and teaching.

Interested applicants must apply online at uploading all required materials which are defined in the “special instructions to applicant” section.  Review of applications will begin January 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. Questions about the position may be directed to Dr. Judith DeGroat (, Search Chair.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the finalist successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.

St. Lawrence University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  For additional information about St. Lawrence, please visit