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The Department of History, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities, invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in early modern history to begin in fall semester 2013.

Candidates' work should display an inter-disciplinary and/or trans-regional focus. A completed doctorate in history or in a related field with a focus on history, in hand before beginning the appointment, and a dissertation on a topic appropriate to the position are required. Candidates must demonstrate scholarly excellence with evidence of potential for scholarly distinction and an ability to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, and they must have a specialization including one or several of the following areas: Islamic Africa and the Indian Ocean region, Europe and the Mediterranean world, North America and the Atlantic world.

For a full position description and application instructions, please visit the University employment posting requisition #179535. Please click on "APPLY FOR THIS POSTING" and follow the instructions. Application materials must be submitted online

In addition to the materials submitted electronically, applicants are asked to arrange for THREE letters of recommendation to be e-mailed to nelso808@umn.edu, or mailed directly to:

Chair, Early Modern History Search Committee
Department of History, University of Minnesota
271 19th Avenue South, Rm. 1110
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Early Modern History.pdf