Assistant Professor in Early Modern Iberian and Colonial Latin American History
Assistant Professor in Early Modern Iberian and Colonial Latin American HistoryJob Description:
The University of Florida invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in Early Modern Iberian and Colonial Latin American history at the rank of assistant professor, effective August 16, 2018.
The successful candidate will be expected to 1) maintain an active research agenda, 2) apply for and obtain external research funding, 3) teach four courses per academic year at the undergraduate and graduate level in Early Modern Iberian History, Colonial Latin American History, and other areas of expertise of interest to the department, and 4) provide service to the department, the university, and the profession.
The Department is committed to creating an environment that affirms diversity across a variety of dimensions, including ethnicity/race, gender identity and expression. We particularly welcome applicants who can contribute to such an environment through their scholarship, teaching, mentoring, and professional service. The university and greater Gainesville communities enjoy a diversity of cultural events, restaurants, year-round outdoor recreational activity, and social opportunities.
The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. The University of Florida invites all qualified applicants, including minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply. The University of Florida is a public institution and subject to all requirements under Florida Sunshine and Public Record laws.Advertised Salary:
The salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience, and includes a full benefits package.Minimum Requirements:
Ph.D. in history by August 16, 2018Preferred Qualifications:
Special Instructions to Applicants:
For full consideration, applications must be submitted online at: http://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/cw/en-us/job/504912?lApplicationSubSourceID=and must include: (1) a cover letter, (2) a CV, (3) a dissertation and/or sample publications, and (4) representative teaching evaluations if available. In addition, names and email address for three references must be provided on the application. An email will be sent automatically to your references, requesting them to upload their letters. Initial review of applications will begin by or before November 1, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled.
We expect to invite and interview a select group of the applicants at the annual meeting of the American Historical Association, January 4-7, 2018.
The final candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an educational institution outside of the United States require evaluation by a professional credentialing service provider approved by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/.Health Assessment Required: No