Assistant Professor of History - South Asian History
Job posting number: #7182249 (Ref:if124141)
Posted: September 25, 2023
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
The Department of History in the Dodge Family College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Oklahoma invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in South Asian History. Specialists of any time period are encouraged to apply. Successful candidates will unite excellence in research and teaching. Candidates should be prepared to teach introductory and upper-division courses in South Asian history as well as graduate courses in their thematic specialty. The annual teaching load is 2-2. The Department of History promotes the professional development and career advancement of all its members.
The University of Oklahoma (OU) is a Carnegie-R1 comprehensive public research university known for excellence in teaching, research, and community engagement, serving the educational, cultural, economic, and healthcare needs of the state, region, and nation. The University of Oklahoma enrolls more than 30,000 students and has more than 3000 full-time faculty members in 18 colleges.
The University of Oklahoma is home to a 277-acre Research Campus in Norman that was named the top research campus in the nation by the Association of University Research Parks in 2013. Norman is a culturally rich and vibrant town located just outside Oklahoma City. With outstanding schools, amenities, and a low cost of living, Norman is a perennial contender on the “Best Places to Live” rankings. Please visit the provost’s website for more information.
A Ph. D. in History or a related field is required by August 16, 2024, the time of the appointment.
Please submit a cover letter, cv, writing sample (chapter or article), and three letters of recommendation to http://apply.interfolio.com/132509. The search committee may request additional materials at a later date. The position will remain open until filled.
Review of applications will begin immediately. We encourage applicants to submit all materials by November 1, 2023. Please address any questions regarding this position to the Chair of the Search Committee, Prof. Miriam Gross at [email protected].