Associate or Full Professor- European or US History

Macalester College

Job Type: Faculty, Tenure Track

Application Deadline: November 1, 2014


The History Department at Macalester College seeks to fill a full-time position at the Advanced Associate or Full Professor level beginning Fall 2015. PhD required. We prefer a candidate with previous experience as History Department Chair or similar relevant responsibilities. We seek applicants with a specialization in one of the following areas: European History (medieval or modern Europe) or US History (Colonial America/Atlantic World or US Since 1865), particularly candidates who place their work in a global context. Evidence of methodological innovation and creative teaching strategies is highly desirable. 

Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2014, and will continue until the position is filled. To apply, go to https://academicjobsonline.org and electronically submit a cover letter, CV, and three letters of recommendation. For any questions about the position or submission of materials, contact Dr. Lynn Hudson, Chair, History Department, at hudson@macalester.edu or 651-696-6819. 

Macalester College is a highly selective, private liberal arts college in the vibrant Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area, which has a population of approximately three million and is home to numerous colleges and universities, including the University of Minnesota. Macalester’s diverse student body comprises over 1900 undergraduates from 49 states and the District of Columbia and over 90 nations. The College maintains a longstanding commitment to academic excellence with a special emphasis on internationalism, multiculturalism, and service to society. We are especially interested in applicants dedicated to excellence in teaching and research/creative activity within a liberal arts college community. As an Equal Opportunity employer supportive of affirmative efforts to achieve diversity among its faculty, Macalester College strongly encourages applications from women and members of underrepresented minority groups.

Posted: September 03, 2014