Middle Eastern History – Assistant professor, Tenure Track
The Middle Eastern studies program invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in the field of modern Middle-Eastern history. The successful candidate will be able to teach survey and advanced courses on the history of the Arab lands since 1800, with a primary focus on the twentieth century. Applicants whose research covers the modern Middle East more broadly conceived (including, for example, Ottoman and Turkish history) will be seriously considered as well. All candidates should have a PhD, dedication to working with undergraduate students in the liberal arts tradition, and a commitment to innovative scholarly research and publication.
Applications should be sent by e-mail only to email@example.com by October 15, 2012. Candidates should send a cover letter; a resume; a sample of written work and description of current research; a description of teaching experience, including course syllabi and student evaluations; and three letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin immediately. Bard College is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from individuals who contribute to its diversity.