Visiting Assistant Professor – History

University of North Texas at Dallas


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Posting Title Visiting Assistant Professor – History
Department UNT-History-121800
College/School College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
Job Location Denton
Full Time/Part Time Full-Time
Retirement Eligibility ORP Eligible
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Department Summary The UNT Department of History is home to the UNT Military History Center, to UNT’s Oral History Program, and to a number of digital scholarship projects. The department hosts the university’s minor in Mexican American Studies, as well as its minor and certificate in Africana Studies and the undergraduate certificate program in Food Studies. Several of our faculty members hold affiliations with the UNT Women’s and Gender Studies Program or with the Latina/o and Mexican American Studies Program. We have 35 full-time faculty members; approximately 500 undergraduate majors and minors; and 100 graduate students.
UNT has a highly diverse campus with a wide range of languages spoken in addition to English. We welcome candidates who have experience with HSI/MSIs and/or who speak Spanish, Vietnamese, American Sign Language, Chinese (Cantonese, Mandarin and other variations), Arabic, Tagalog, Farsi, French, or/and Yoruba.
Position Summary The Department of History at the University of North Texas seeks applications for a visiting assistant professor of Early Modern Europe/ World to begin in late August 2023. Responsibilities will include teaching two courses each semester related to Early Modern Europe and offering support to graduate students. Ideally, the successful candidate will hold a Ph.D. in History or a closely related field, but well-qualified ABD candidates will be considered. Research specialization is open.
 
An offer of employment for this position will be made dependent upon available funding.
Minimum Qualifications ABD in history or closely related field
Preferred Qualifications PhD  in history or closely related field preferred
Required License / Registration / Certification
Physical Requirements Ability to communicate
Area of Specialty Early Modern Europe/ World
Security Sensitive This is a security sensitive position.
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