Assistant Professor, 20th Century US Political History
Columbia University Department of History
August 9, 2018
New York, New York
Full Time - Entry Level
The Department of History at Columbia University seeks to hire a scholar at the rank of tenure-track assistant professor in the field of twentieth-century U.S. political history to begin 1 July 2019. The successful candidate will teach, in addition to areas of personal interest, core U.S. history courses on such topics as the Progressive Era, the New Deal, Postwar United States, and so forth. Advanced assistant professors will be considered.
The successful applicant will show evidence of innovative scholarship and experience with teaching and advising, and have the Ph.D. in hand by 1 July 2019.
Applications should include a letter of interest, CV, teaching statement, writing sample and three letters of reference and must be made online via Columbia University's Recruitment of Academic Personnel System (RAPS) at:
Review of applications will begin on 15 October 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.
Columbia University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a diverse environment, and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.
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