Employment Opportunity: Assistant Professor, History, UMass Boston
- University of Massachusetts Boston
University of Massachusetts Boston
The History Department at the University of Massachusetts Boston invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Modern European History, to begin September 1, 2021. A PhD in History is required. Candidates must demonstrate a strong commitment to scholarship, teaching, and department and university service, and must have an active research agenda. Candidates’ research fields must focus on 19th and/or 20th-century European History.
The search committee will be looking for teaching experience, as well as the ability to develop new undergraduate and graduate courses. The teaching load is 2-2 and includes teaching, advising, and supervising masters theses in the graduate program. The ability to teach undergraduate and/ or graduate courses in one or more of the following areas would complement existing department strengths: globalism, political history, environmental history, history of science or medicine, race, and/or LGBTQ history.