Assistant Professor of History (British History)
Requisition Number: 201800093F
Department: Dept of History
Usual Duties: The Department of History at Sam Houston State University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in British History, to begin Fall 2019. Chronological specialization open. We prefer candidates who specialize in social, political, or military history, and whose work maps onto one of the thematic tracks organizing the department's M.A. program: (1) Rights & Identity; (2) War & Violence; and (3) Encounters & Exchanges. Applicants should demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching undergraduate and graduate students, as well as a promising research agenda. Online teaching experience is a plus. Teaching responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate courses (face-to-face and online) in British History, as well as the World History survey. The teaching load is three courses per semester.
Degree Requirements: Ph.D. in History is required prior to appointment. ABD candidates may apply; however, the Ph.D. must be completed before the start of the appointment.
Other Requirements for the Position: The College of Humanities and Social Sciences at Sam Houston State University is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. All members of the academic community share a responsibility for developing and maintaining an environment in which differences are valued and inclusiveness is practiced. The college welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community.