University of Cincinnati, History
Visiting assistant professor, South Asian History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Ohio, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
The Department of History at the University of Cincinnati seeks a two-year Visiting Assistant Professor beginning August 15, 2018, to teach courses on South Asian History from the 16th century to the present. The successful candidate will also teach Asian and World History surveys as well as undergraduate and graduate courses in his/her speciality, which may include gender, religion, politics, colonialism and its continuing legacies, Hinduism, the Islamic World, Islam in South Asia, and History of the Indian Ocean World. The candidate will be expected to conduct research and publish actively in the field of South Asian history and contribute to the mission and service of the Department, the College of Arts and Sciences, and the University.
Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in History by the time of appointment, evidence of scholarly publication in South Asian history, as well as three years of teaching experience at the university level. The successful candidate will have a 2-3 semester teaching load, or service equivalent. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Review of applications will begin on April 30, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.
Special instructions to applicants:
Applicants should submit the following required materials: a current copy of your C.V.; and a cover letter, a brief writing sample, two sample syllabi and a one-page statement on their commitment to diversity and inclusion as it pertains to your teaching, research, mentoring and/or service activities to the University's electronic application system at https://jobs.uc.edu (search for requisition #28283). Please submit the required documents by attaching them as "Additional Documents" in our hiring system.
Three letters of recommendation should be mailed directly to the Search Chair, South Asian Search Committee, Department of History, University of Cincinnati, OH 45221-0373. For full consideration, applications must be received by April 30, 2018.
The University of Cincinnati is an urban public research university with an enrollment of over 45,000 students and an AA/EEOC employer which encourages applications from minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.
|Primary Category:||South Asian History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Women, Gender, and Sexuality