University of California, Berkeley, the Department of History, seeks applications for a full-time faculty appointment at the rank of tenure-track assistant professor or tenured associate professor with a start date of July 1, 2013. The period and field of specialization in Middle Eastern history are open. Applications must include a detailed letter, a Curriculum Vitae, a representative sample of written scholarly work (an article, a book chapter, or a dissertation chapter), and three letters of reference. Ph.D. or equivalent is required by date of hire. To apply please go to the following link http://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/apply/JPF00016. All letters will be treated as confidential per University of California policy and California state law. Please refer potential referees, including those whose letters will be provided by a third party (such as a dossier service or career center), to the UC Berkeley statement of confidentiality: http://apo.chance.berkeley.edu/evalltr.html. Questions may be addressed to: Ethan Shagan, Chair, Department of History, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720-2550. The department seeks candidates whose research and teaching prepare them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and inclusion in higher education. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All items must be submitted electronically no later than October 01, 2012. Review of applications will begin immediately.