Assistant Professor, History of Technology Auburn University

Auburn University

Job type: tenure track

Application deadline: November 28, 2016

The Department of History at Auburn University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor in History of Technology, with specific topical focus and geographic region open. The appointment will begin August 16, 2017. Candidates already holding a PhD in History are desired, although outstanding candidates who are in the final stages of their doctoral candidacy (ABD) will be considered.  Appointment to the tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor requires the earned degree by August 16, 2017. We especially desire candidates with active research agendas and teaching experience. The successful candidate will be able to make contributions to teaching in the Technology and Civilization sequence of the university core curriculum, as well as the undergraduate program and the graduate program.

To apply for this position, please visit  Applicants will be required to attach a letter of application, vita, graduate transcripts, writing sample, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and provide contact information for three letters of recommendation.

Review of applications will begin on November 28, 2016, and continue until the position is filled.

The candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment; excellent communication skills required.

Auburn University is a EEO/VET/Disability Employer

Posted: October 24, 2016