Madison, WI
Feb 28, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

JOB NO.: 92265-FA

Work Type: Faculty-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Instructional, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Faculty

Position Vacancy ID: 92265-FA

Working Title: Assistant Professor of History



FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 20, 2018

Term: N/A

Advertised Salary:

ACADEMIC (9 months)

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. by start of appointment.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Must demonstrate potential for excellence in teaching and scholarly research.

Position Summary:

The Department of History at the University of Wisconsin-Madison invites applications for the Kemal H. Karpat Professorship in Ottoman History, a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level, with appointment to begin August 2018. The successful candidate will engage in the intellectual life of the Department of History through scholarly research, teaching and service.

Additional Information:

For full consideration, all materials must be received no later than 11:55pm, Sunday, November 12, 2017. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

The UW-Madison is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive community.

A criminal background check will be required prior to employment.

Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding applicants must be released upon request.

Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality.


Todd Anderson
[email protected]
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

Interested candidates should find the position announcement at, click on "Apply Now" and submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and a writing sample of no more than 50 pages. The writing sample may be a self-standing essay, or a chapter from a dissertation or book project. Chapters should be accompanied by a brief outline or statement (less than 2 pages) that sets the chapter in the context of the larger work and its argument.

You will be asked to provide contact information for three references; they will each receive an electronic link through which they can upload a signed letter of reference. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by November 12, 2017. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: Oct 10 2017 Central Daylight Time