Assistant Professor, 9 Month Salaried (U.S. History, Post-1945)

Job description

Job ID: 44152

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


Department of History

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Teach courses and seminars at undergraduate and graduate levels. Direct graduate student activity/research. Maintain scholarly activity at a level expected of faculty at a major research institution.


The Florida State University Department of History invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in the history of Post-1945 United States. The areas of specialization are open, but we will especially consider candidates whose work compliments existing strengths. Successful candidates will be expected to work with the department's diverse group of undergraduate and graduate students.

Doctoral degree from an accredited institution or the highest degree appropriate in the field of specialization (in hand by August 7, 2019) is required, with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service.

Must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Assistant Professor.

Contact Info

Prof. Andrew Frank
[email protected]

Pay Plan

This is a tenure track Faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor. Salary competitive.

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Please submit a letter of application and vita as single PDF. Applicants will also need to request three letters of recommendation through (please refer to the Request Letters of Reference section for detail instructions).

The closing date for receipt of applications is November 16, 2018.

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Posted: 11/10/2018
Application Due: 11/17/2018
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