Assistant History Professor
Modern Europe. The Department of History at Washington & Jefferson College, a private liberal arts college near Pittsburgh, invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in nineteenth- and twentieth- century continental European history to begin fall 2014. The ability to teach any subfield (except for British history) would be welcome. Examples of desirable subfields include but are not limited to the Middle East, Eastern Europe, the USSR and its successor states, gender studies, and science and technology. Successful candidates will demonstrate dedication to the ideals of a liberal arts education, outstanding teaching skills, and a continuing interest in scholarly development. Candidates are expected to have a Ph.D., but consideration will be given to candidates whose dissertation committee chair declares that the degree will be in hand by the time of appointment. To apply, please send a letter of application, statement of teaching that includes a list of proposed courses and research philosophy, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, student evaluations and a statement of scholarly interests to firstname.lastname@example.org or by clicking the Apply Now button by October 15, 2013.
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