The Department of History at the University of Massachusetts Lowell seeks to fill a tenure-track position in the history of the Middle East/Islamic World. Start date of September 2012. Specialization within the general area of history of the Middle East/Islamic Studies is open, but a focus on women’s history, global cultural encounters, politics, religion, or in the area of peace and conflict study are especially welcome. The successful candidate will teach both introductory survey courses and upper-level courses each semester. The successful candidate will also have the opportunity of teaching in related interdisciplinary undergraduate and graduate programs. Applicants are expected to hold a Ph.D. by the time of appointment, and should demonstrate evidence of research and of excellence in teaching. UMass Lowell is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty.
- Three letters of recommendation will be required.
- Ph.D. in History required at the time of appointment (Sept. 2012).
- Experience and demonstrated excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level.
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Teaching Philosophy
- Teaching Evaluations
- Evidence of Teaching
Interviews at the AHA in Chicago. Phone/Skype interviews available.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received. To Apply Visit: http://jobs.uml.edu? ONLINE SUBMISSIONS ONLY.