Job Announcement: Assistant Professor of Asian History, Dept. of History, Indiana State University

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The Department of History at Indiana State University seeks to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Asian History, with a focus in East, South, Southeast, and/or Indian Ocean history, to begin Fall 2018.  The successful candidate will offer courses in World History; Modern Asian and/or East Asian History; and upper-division and graduate courses in one’s area of expertise.  Contributions to the distance M.A. program and undergraduate Foundational Studies core are also expected. The department values teaching and scholarship equally, and evidence of success in both is required.  

The applicant should submit a letter of application, a full curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, evidence of teaching effectiveness (including a statement of teaching philosophy), and a writing sample to the University’s online application system.  The applicant must also arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be submitted as part of the online application process.  Please direct all questions and inquiries to Dr. Barbara Skinner at  Review of applicants will begin on March 5, 2018. 

Required Documents:

  1. Letter of application
  2. Curriculum vitae
  3. Graduate transcripts
  4. Evidence of teaching effectiveness (including a statement of teaching philosophy)
  5. Writing sample (article or chapter length)
  6. Three confidential letters of recommendation

Application link:


Posting Date: 02/12/2018
Closing Date: 05/13/2018


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