Assistant Professor, Pre-Modern Afro-Eurasian History, Northern Michigan University

Job Type: Faculty, Tenure Track

Application Deadline: December 1, 2019


Position: The history department at Northern Michigan University invites applicants for a tenure-earning Assistant Professor position in the field of pre-modern Afro-Eurasian history. This position is expected to begin in August 2020 and is campus based.

Duties and Responsibilities: This position is responsible for teaching World History, Historical Methods and courses relevant to Pre- Modern Afro Eurasian history. Continued professional
development and university service are expected of all NMU faculty members.

Minimum Qualifications: Demonstrated teaching excellence at the college level, including use of innovative pedagogy; Ability to relate course material to the contemporary world; Ability to teach courses in World History surveys and Historical Methods for undergraduates; Ability to convey oral and written information in understandable ways and communicating effectively verbally and in writing; Continued professional development and service to the university are expected of all NMU faculty; Completion of the relevant PhD. Preferred areas of teaching ability include
Environmental, Science and Material Culture, the Middle East.

For a complete listing of the required knowledge, skills and abilities, and the additional desirable qualifications for the position, please visit here.

The review of applicants will begin December 1, 2019. Applications received after that date will not be considered. All applicants must include a letter of application, a current vitae, unofficial
transcripts, and contact information (names, addresses, email addresses, and telephone numbers) for three references. Additional materials may be requested from candidates. To apply for this position please visit here.

Northern Michigan University, with 7,900 students and 177 degree programs, is located along the shore of Lake Superior in the vibrant, historic city of Marquette, consistently named a top
spot in the nation to raise a family, vacation, and enjoy an excellent quality of life. See more here.

NMU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, and is strongly committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty.

Posted: October 11, 2019