Assistant Professor of History

Oxford, Butler County
Jul 31, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
The Department of History at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, seeks applications for two tenure-track assistant professors to teach U.S. History after 1815, to begin August 17, 2015. Area of specialty is open. Applicants should have a promising research agenda, evidence of excellent teaching potential, and a willingness to serve the department and university. Duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, including participation in the rotation of the U.S. survey courses; maintaining an active research agenda; performing service to the department and university. PhD in History required by date of appointment. Applicants should submit letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and list of three references to Three letters of recommendation should be sent directly to U.S. History Search Committee, History Department, Miami University, 200 Upham Hall, 100 Bishop Circle, Oxford, OH 45056, or emailed to Screening of applications begins September 15, 2014, and will continue until the position is filled. Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities. Miami’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report with information on campus crime, fires, and safety may be found at: Hard copy available upon request. Employment will require a criminal background check according to University guidelines.