Academic Job: Asst. Prof. in the History of Eastern Europe and/or Russia (U. of Tennessee)

Deadline for Applications: November 23, 2016

Assistant Professor in the history of Eastern Europe and/or Russia

The History Department at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville invites applications for a tenure track assistant professorship in the history of Eastern Europe and/or Russia (imperial, Soviet, or post-Soviet), 1600 to present. The appointment will begin fall semester 2017. Ph.D required at the time of appointment. Research specialization is open. Teaching duties include a survey in Western or World Civilization and upper division undergraduate and graduate courses in candidate’s area of specialization. The Knoxville campus of the University of Tennessee is seeking candidates who have the ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the diversity and intercultural goals of the University. A complete application will include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and an article-length writing sample. Please submit materials electronically to Prof. Monica Black, Search Committee Chair, Department of History, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 via Interfolio Review of applications will begin October 17, 2016 and continue until an appointment is made.

The University of Tennessee is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA institution in the provision of its education and employment programs and services.  All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status.