Assistant Professor - East Asian History (History)

Location
New York City, New York (Manhattan) County
Posted
Dec 30, 2013
Special Filters
Tenured & Tenure-Track
The City University of New York (CUNY) is the nation's leading urban public university serving more than 480,000 students in a wide range of educational programs at 24 colleges and institutions in New York City.
Job ID: 8959

Regular/Temporary: Regular

FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

The History Department at the City College of New York invites applications for a tenure-track position in East Asian history at the Assistant Professor level. The Department is especially interested in applicants with research interests in pre-20th century history and in transnational history. Teaching responsibilities will include undergraduate and MA courses in the candidate's area of expertise, as well as courses that contribute to the college's general education curriculum. The starting date for this position is Sept. 1, 2014.

The History Department at the City College of New York has 25 faculty members, strong research programs in several fields, a thriving undergraduate program, and a graduate M.A. program with approximately 50 students. The College is located in Manhattan's Harlem neighborhood and offers faculty members a variety of opportunities for interdisciplinary collaborations across the City University of New York system, including at the CUNY Graduate Center.

QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in history by the time of the appointment and demonstrated commitment to teaching, research, and program service. The successful candidate should be able to communicate their expertise effectively to a diverse student body. Candidates should provide evidence of an active research agenda.

COMPENSATION

Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

HOW TO APPLY

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Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a research project abstract along with table of contents, and chapter-length writing sample as a single PDF online at www.cuny.edu. (Job Opening ID 8959)

In addition to applying online, please have three letters of recommendation sent to:
asian.history.search.ccny@gmail.com.

CLOSING DATE

Consideration of candidates will begin November 15th, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.

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