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Assistant Professor (tenure-track) position in Public History

Recruitment Period

Open date: October 24th, 2013
Last review date: December 1st, 2013
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: May 31st, 2014
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The History Department of the University of California, Riverside invites applicants for a tenure-track faculty position in Public History.

Regional specialization and time period are open. The department seeks an accomplished scholar who will broaden our existing graduate MA and PhD Program in Public History and contribute to the global focus of our undergraduate history major. We seek a candidate with both a strong academic background in historical research and a track record in implementing innovative public humanities projects. Scholars with demonstrated expertise in archival practices, digital humanities, and/or visual and material culture are encouraged to apply.

Desired qualifications: Ph.D. in History or relevant field, a research profile showing publications and public humanities projects, demonstrated teaching and mentoring experience, and evidence of engagement in university or administrative work.

Appointment begins on July 1, 2014 with salary commensurate with education and experience. Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2013 and continue until the position is filled. Letter of application should be addressed to Professor Molly McGarry, Chair, Search Committee, History Department, UC Riverside, Riverside, CA 92521-0204

Applicants who use Interfolio may utilize a feature provided by the Interfolio Service to allow Interfolio to upload their letters directly into AP Recruit. Applicants can input an Interfolio-generated email address in place of their letter writer's email address. Interfolio refers to this as Online Application Deliveries. The following link on the Interfolio website shows how to set this up. http://help.interfolio.com/entries/24062742-Uploading-Letters-to-an-Online-Application-System.

UC Riverside is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to excellence
through diversity.

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More information about this recruitment: http://www.history.ucr.edu/




3 letters of reference required