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Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

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Click "Apply for this Job" and complete the faculty form. Attach a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and writing samples (as "Other Document." Have three confidential letters of reference sent to Professor Jeannette Jones, Chair, Search Committee, Department of History, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 612 Oldfather Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588-0327. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln 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 Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies
Department/College/Unit History-1087
Requisition Number F_170087
Posting Open Date 08/29/2017
Application Review Date:
(To insure consideration, please submit all application materials before review date)
10/16/2017
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. in History or a related field by August 2018; ability to teach U. S. Latino Studies as well undergraduate and graduate courses in History.

Preferred Qualifications

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

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

Click “Apply for this Job” and complete the faculty form. Attach a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and writing samples (as “Other Document.” Have three confidential letters of reference sent to Professor Jeannette Jones, Chair, Search Committee, Department of History, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 612 Oldfather Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588-0327.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln 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

Jeannette Jones, jjones11@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 2018
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