Ann: VAP position in EME at Nebraska

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University of Nebraska at Omaha, History, Visiting Assistant Professor in Early Modern Europe

Closing Date: 01/19/2016

The Department of History at the University of Nebraska at Omaha invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position, with a possibility of renewal for a second year, in Early Modern European History (1400-1800), to begin in August 2016. Geographic area of specialization is open. Teaching experience and scholarly publications are preferred. The successful candidate will teach a 3/4 (nine hours/twelve hours) load according to department needs, including sections of World Civilizations surveys along with upper-division undergraduate and/or graduate courses in Early Modern European History and the Renaissance. The University of Nebraska is committed to achieving diversity among faculty and staff. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from members of under represented groups and strongly encourage women and persons of color to apply for this position.
The dissertation and all other work for a Ph.D. in history or a closely related field must be completed and approved by January 19, 2016, when the evaluation of applications will begin.

~~Applications must include (1) a letter of application describing teaching and research interests, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) phone numbers, email addresses, and USPS addresses of all referees, and (4) three confidential letters of recommendation to be sent by referees, a university placement office, or a confidential reference service such as Interfolio.
Applications must be submitted electronically at: Letter of application, curriculum vitae, and list of references must be attached to the electronic application. Hard copies of materials that cannot be attached electronically (e.g. confidential letters of recommendation) should be mailed to: Dr. Martina Saltamacchia, Early Modern,  Department of History—287 ASH, University of Nebraska at Omaha, 6001 Dodge St., Omaha, NE 68182-0213.

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Please address questions to Dr. Martina Saltamacchia, Chair,Search Committee, History Department, 6001 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68182, or