Assistant Professor in Colonial North American History
The Department of History at Northwestern University invites applications for a tenure–stream assistant professorship in colonial North American history beginning September 1, 2020. We welcome scholars of any of the varied communities, cultures, and empires that shaped early North America, including candidates who embrace Atlantic, continental, or global perspectives. The successful candidate will be expected to teach and advise both undergraduate and graduate students as well as pursue an outstanding research agenda. A letter of application, CV, writing sample (no longer than an article or dissertation/book chapter), and three letters of recommendation (sent separately) must be submitted electronically via the link on our departmental website at http://www.history.northwestern.edu/by October, 15, 2019. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in History or a related discipline before September 1, 2020. AA/EOE. Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States. Address any questions about this position to Eric West at: firstname.lastname@example.org.