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Charles and Linda Wilson Professor in the History of Medicine

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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_150262, and upload a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and writing samples, and have three confidential letters of reference sent to Professor David Cahan, Chair, Search Committee, Department of History, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 612 Oldfather Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588-0327. Review of applications will begin on October 7, 2016, and will continue until the position is filled. For further information contact David Cahan at 402-472-2414 or dcahan2@unl.edu. The University of Nebraska is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action, equal opportunity, work-life balance, and dual careers.  See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.

Position Information

Position Information

Working Title Charles and Linda Wilson Professor in the History of Medicine
Department/College/Unit History-1087
Requisition Number F_150262
Posting Open Date 08/15/2016
Application Review Date:
(To insure consideration, please submit all application materials before review date)
10/07/2016
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Description of Work

Research and teach undergraduate and graduate courses in History, especially in the History of Medicine, plus other normal faculty duties. Serve as director of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Humanities in Medicine program.

Minimum Required Qualifications

Ph.D., a demonstrated track record of excellent scholarship and teaching as well as interest in leading an academic program.

Preferred Qualifications
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_150262, and upload a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and writing samples, and have three confidential letters of reference sent to Professor David Cahan, Chair, Search Committee, Department of History, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 612 Oldfather Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588-0327. Review of applications will begin on October 7, 2016, and will continue until the position is filled. For further information contact David Cahan at 402-472-2414 or dcahan2@unl.edu. The University of Nebraska is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action, equal opportunity, work-life balance, and dual careers.  See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.

For questions or accommodations related to this position contact

David Cahan at 402-472-2414 or dcahan2@unl.edu.

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