Assistant Professor, Department of History

  • Wesleyan University
  • Middletown, CT, USA
  • Nov 13, 2020
Full time   History

Job Description

The History Department invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in the U.S. and the world, beginning July 1, 2021. We are interested in candidates whose research and teaching focuses broadly on the globalization of the United States from the emergence of the US as an imperial power in the late 19th century to the growth of the US-led multilateral system in the latter 20th. Topics of interest include (but are not limited to) US foreign relations; American commerce at home and abroad; transnational social, cultural, and intellectual movements; religious, military and/or security issues; and international development. The candidate will be fully housed in the History Department. Teaching responsibilities (2-2 teaching load) will include the 20th-century US history survey and surveys in the person’s areas of specialization as well as first-year and advanced seminars. Additional duties include advising and mentoring students, carrying on a program of research, and participating in faculty governance at the departmental and university level.

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