Tenure-track Assistant Professor of 20th Century U.S. History
July 31, 2018
Annandale-on-Hudson, New York
Full Time - Experienced
Bard College invites applications for a Tenure-track Assistant Professor of 20th Century U.S. History. Bard is a highly selective co-educational liberal arts college located in the Hudson Valley, 90 miles north of New York City and in proximity to major archives in Albany, Hyde Park, and the greater New York City region. For more information on Bard, visit www.bard.edu.
The successful candidate will be able to teach survey and advanced courses in U.S. history since 1876 as well as have the opportunity to develop courses in the candidate's area of specialization and that have interdisciplinary potential. The successful candidate will be expected to have completed all the requirements for the doctoral degree by August 2019.
To apply, please submit a cover letter, a CV, a sample of written work no longer than 40 pages, material related to teaching experience (including sample or actual course syllabi and student evaluations), and three letters of recommendation through Interfolio.com at: http://apply.interfolio.com/52739
Review of applications will begin by October 15th, with interviews to be conducted at the American Historical Association Annual Meeting.
Bard College is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from individuals who contribute to its diversity.
About Bard College
Building on a 150-year history as a competitive and innovative undergraduate institution, Bard College's mission has expanded across the country, around the world, and to meet broader student needs. Now, approximately 2,000 undergraduates study in Annandale and more than 200 graduate students study in Bard programs, plus nearly 1,000 students in our early colleges. Total enrollment for Bard College and its global affiliates is approximately 5,000 students. The undergraduate program at our main campus in the Hudson River Valley of upstate New York retains a reputation for scholarly excellence and civic engagement. We are committed to enriching culture, public life, and democratic discourse by training tomorrow's thought leaders.