Position Description: Assistant Professors must have completed all requirements in a doctoral program at an accredited or internationally recognized institution; or completed a non-doctoral degree program requiring a minimum of 60 graduate hours. Teaching; research; departmental/school, college and university service is expected. This position is full-time, tenure-track position.
Department Specific Essential Job Functions: The Department of History & Geography at the University of Central Oklahoma invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in the history of the Middle East/North Africa (MENA), specific geographic area and chronological period of specialty open. Evidence of scholarly potential and commitment to undergraduate teaching are essential.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: The successful candidate will be expected to teach a 4:4 load at all levels of the graduate and undergraduate curriculum: upper-division courses and graduate seminars in field of specialization, World History, and historical methods. The successful candidate will be encouraged to develop interdisciplinary courses and collaborate with other programs on campus. The department, college and university emphasize excellence in teaching, scholarship and service.
Desired Start Date: Fall 2015
Discipline Emphasis and Responsibilities: An earned doctorate degree awarded by a regionally accredited or internationally recognized institution in the field specified in the position announcement.
Preferred Qualifications:Ph.D required at time of employment. Teaching experience preferred.
Salary Range: Commensurate with education and experience