Professor of History
of History at the University of Akron invites applications for a tenure-track
assistant professorship in the Latin American field with a starting date of
August 25, 2003. Ph.D. required by June 30, 2003. The appointee is expected to: 1) develop
an individual research program in the field of his/her expertise, 2) to teach a
range of courses in the history undergraduate and graduate (MA and Ph.D.)
programs and the World Civilizations: Latin America course in the General
Education Program, and 3) share service tasks associated with History Department
Department has sixteen full-time faculty and offers Bachelor’s, Master’s, and
Ph.D.degrees in history. A completed application must contain: 1) a cover
letter, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) copies of graduate transcripts, 4) three letters
of recommendation, and 5) evidence of teaching, research, and writing.
Application materials should be sent by mail (no fax or e-mail) to: Chair, Latin
America Search Committee, History Department, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio
deadline: November 8, 2002. The University of Akron is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.