The Assistant Professor is a member of the ranked faculty with an intermediate academic rank who has demonstrated achievement in the areas of teaching, research, and professional service appropriate to the discipline. The Assistant Professor’s teaching responsibilities are assigned by the academic department head and may include serving as an academic advisor. The Assistant Professor engages in scholarly activities beyond those associated with teaching and is expected to demonstrate professional productivity in research, based upon the availability of resources and consistent with the mission of the University.
Description of Primary Duties:
Teach and conduct research in the American Civil War. Teach U.S. History survey and an upper level course in military history each semester. Do appropriate service.
Minimum Acceptable Qualifications:
The minimum acceptable qualifications for the position of Assistant Professor are prescribed in the Faculty Handbook. The ability to develop knowledge of, respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds is required.
Ph.D. must be completed within one year of initial appointment. Must be able to teach online and seated courses.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
The first date of consideration is October 16, 2017, and review of applications will continue until the position is filled. To apply, please submit a cover letter, curriculum vita, three confidential letters of recommendation and a syllabus in U.S. Military History and U.S. History to 1877. All application materials, including letters of recommendation, must be submitted electronically.
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