Assistant World Professor in Atlantic World History

Emory University, The Department of History

Job Type: Faculty, Tenure Track

Application Deadline: October 15, 2014


The Department of History at Emory University invites applications for an entry-level Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Atlantic World History. The research and teaching of the successful candidate will speak in a direct way to the common histories of the continents, islands, nations, and people that share the Atlantic basin. A focus on some aspect of slavery, black Atlantic, or African Diaspora history prior to the twentieth century is desirable. Themes central to the field that complement existing strengths in our department include but are not limited to transatlantic production, market, and labor systems; colonialism; migration; gender; law; empire; health; the environment; and religion. The teaching load is four courses per year. The successful candidate must demonstrate excellence or the promise of excellence in both research and teaching. Completion of the Ph.D. by fall 2015 is required.

Please submit a letter of application and C.V. to historysearch@emory.edu. Emory University, Atlanta, GA, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

For more information, please visit http://emory.jobs/atlanta-ga/asst-professor-tt/1310D6B65EAB4547A1C897BB3BFA3A8B/job/ .

Posted: October 09, 2014