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Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

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To be considered for the position, applicants must complete the Faculty/Administrative Information Form at http://employment.unl.edu, requisition F_160172, and upload a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and writing samples, and have three confidential letters of reference sent to Professor James Garza, Chair, Search Committee, Department of History, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 612 Oldfather Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588-0327.

Position Information

Position Information

Working Title Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies
Department/College/Unit History-1087
Requisition Number F_160172
Posting Open Date
Application Review Date:
(To insure consideration, please submit all application materials before review date)
09/20/2016
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Description of Work

Research and teach undergraduate and graduate courses in History and Ethnic Studies, especially Latina/o history, plus other normal faculty duties.

Minimum Required Qualifications

Ph.D. by August 2017; ability to teach U. S. Latino Studies as well undergraduate and graduate courses in History.

Preferred Qualifications

Interested in immigration, transborder issues, and/or the Great Plains;
contribute to digital history or digital humanities; contribute to American West program.

Pre-Placement Driving Record Review Required
Criminal History Background Check Required No
Posted Salary
How to Apply

To be considered for the position, applicants must complete the Faculty/Administrative Information Form at http://employment.unl.edu, requisition F_160172, and upload a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and writing samples, and have three confidential letters of reference sent to Professor James Garza, Chair, Search Committee, Department of History, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 612 Oldfather Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588-0327.

For questions or accommodations related to this position contact

James Garza, jgarza2@unl.edu, 402-472-2414

Job Category
Job Category (old) Faculty Tenure/Tenure Leading
Job Type 9 Month
Position funded by grant or other form of temporary funding? No
If Temporary, indicate end date
Planned Hire Date August 2017
Appointment End Date

Supplemental Questions

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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Interest
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Other Document
Optional Documents