The Department of History at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, in New Brunswick, invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position, beginning Fall 2020, at the assistant professorial rank, in Environmental History. The department welcomes applications from candidates in all chronological and regional fields, but has a particular interest in scholars committed to teaching about climate history, including anthropogenic climate change. Candidates must have received a Ph.D. by the start of the appointment.
Applicants should upload by OCTOBER 1, 2019 the following materials: a cover letter addressed to Professor Toby Jones, Search Committee Chair; a CV; brief statements on research and teaching; the names and e-mail addresses of three referees; and an article-length writing sample.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Posting Number: 19FA1913
Location: Rutgers University - New Brunswick
Internal Number: 97875
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