Texas A&M University - Kingsville, History, Poltical Science, & Philosophy
Assistant Professor of History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Texas, United States|
Position: Tenure-track position. Mexican American history.
Job Responsibilities: Teach both halves of U.S. history surveys, as well as upper-level courses in Mexican American history. Ability to teach Texas history required. Ability to develop other upper division courses in area of specialization as needed. Teach a 3/3 load and participate in the New Faculty Investment Program for first two years. After the first two years, teach a 4/4 load. Participate in department, college, and university service. Engage in scholarly activity leading to publication.
Minimum qualifications: PhD in History from a regionally accredited institution or university with appropriate specialization by time of appointment. The candidate must have 18 graduate hours for the teaching fields. Ability to communicate effectively with an ethnically and culturally diverse campus community. ABD considered.
Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Review of applications will begin on April 15 and continue until filled. To apply, complete an application at the Texas A&M University—Kingsville employment site at http://javjobs.tamuk.edu. You will be asked to submit a current CV, three letters of recommendation, transcript from each degree-granting institution, and a sample upper-level syllabus representing one of the required teaching fields. If you are not able to upload the letters of recommendation please have them sent to: History Search Committee, Department of History, Political Science, and Philosophy, MSC 165, Texas A&M University—Kingsville, Kingsville, Texas, 78363.
Prior to issuing a letter of appointment, official transcripts must be received directly from each degree granting institution by the Office of the Provost, Texas A&M University—Kingsville, MSC 102, Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202. However, for review of applications, applicants may submit unofficial transcripts via javjobs. If the transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator (AACRAO)
The above duties may not be performed in every position with this title and the above functions may not include all related duties that might be performed. Requires physical activities supportive of the above job duties. Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary.
If you are a male age 18 through 25, you must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for hire.
Texas A&M University Kingsville is committed to excellence; the University invites applications from all qualified applicants. An Equal Opportunity/Affirmitive Action Employer.
Dr. Dean Ferguson, Search Committee Chair
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|Primary Category:||U.S. - Mexico Borderlands
|Secondary Categories:||Chicana/o History / Studies
Ethnic History / Studies
Urban History / Studies