Assistant Professor of Health and Community Wellness

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Limited Term Assistant or Associate Professor Job Description:

The Department of History at the University of West Georgia invites applications for a one-year appointment in public history beginning August 1, 2018 at either the Assistant or Associate Professor rank.

Nature of Work:

Responsibilities include; teaching graduate and undergraduate public history courses and U.S. History surveys, administering public history projects and supervising students at the Center for Public History, assisting with graduate thesis projects, and working with community and public agencies. 


Master's degree in History, American Studies, or related field with public history experience required; PhD or ABD preferred. Experience in digital history or new media highly desirable.

Application Deadline:

The department will begin reviewing applications on June 1, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled.

About UWG and the Public History Program:

UWG is a comprehensive, culturally diverse university and an equal opportunity, affirmative action educational institution. Located about 50 miles from Atlanta, UWG has around 13,000 students and a vibrant M.A. program in History.  For more information about the public history and museum studies programs at UWG, visit our website at

To Apply:

Send letter of application, c.v. and three letters of recommendation in electronic format to Dr. Ann McCleary, Chair, Public History Search Committee, at [email protected]

Position dependent upon funding. Please be advised that the successful applicant will be required by University System of Georgia Board of Regents policy to complete a background check as a prior condition of employment.




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Posted: 6/12/2018
Application Due: 8/11/2018
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