The History department at the University of Houston seeks to appoint a colleague for a tenure-track position as an assistant professor specializing in colonial Mexican history. Teaching responsibilities include the survey, upper division and graduate courses in Colonial Latin American History. The teaching load is two courses per semester.
Candidates should have completed the Ph.D. in History by July 2019, and should have a professional dedication to teaching and to pursuing an active research agenda. Additionally, participation in departmental programs, service and governance are expected. The successful candidate will join a strong cohort of Latin Americanists dedicated to excellence in teaching and scholarship in areas such as, borderlands, empire, environmental, health and medicine, race and ethnicity, gender, women, family and revolution and technology. We welcome candidates whose experience in teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of Houston is a Carnegie-designated Tier One Public Research University. The University of Houston is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.
To apply, please attach the following to your electronic application submitted at http://jobs.uh.edu.
letter of introduction
short writing sample
contact information for three recommendation letter providers
Please direct questions to Dr. Natalia Milanesio, Chair of the Colonial Mexican History Search Committee, Department of History, University of Houston, nmilane2@Central.UH.EDU.
The University of Houston is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: FAC000735
About University of Houston
The Department of History offers the Bachelor of Arts in History, the Bachelor of Arts in History with Teacher Certification, a minor in History, the Master of Arts in History, and the Doctor of Philosophy in History. For more information about the Department, please browse the rest of the department website at www.uh.edu/class/history.