The Department of History at Missouri State University invites applications for a tenure-track, Assistant Professor appointment in Middle Eastern history, to begin August 17, 2016. Specialization is open (circa 600 C.E. to the present). Minimum qualifications: ABD or Ph.D. in history or related fields. Outstanding candidates at the A.B.D. level will be considered, but must have completed the Ph.D. by the date of hire. Duties include: the World History survey, upper-division courses such as the History of the Middle East and graduate courses in Middle Eastern history. Other duties include advising students and guiding graduate research. A willingness and ability to offer opportunities for students to engage in research projects, fieldwork, or study abroad experiences is also welcome. Applicants should submit a letter of intent, c.v. , official graduate transcripts, a syllabus for an upper-level course in the applicant’s field of expertise and a syllabus for a survey course in World History, along with three letters of recommendation. Applications should be submitted electronically to (website address). Note: Letters of recommendation may be submitted by postal mail and should be addressed to Dr. Angela Hornsby-Gutting, Middle East Search Committee Chair, 901 S. National Ave., Springfield, MO. 65897.
Completed applications will be reviewed beginning October 15th and will continue until the position is filled.
Dr. Angela Hornsby-Gutting