FEATURED JOB: Assistant Professor, Tenure Track, Modern US History and the World, Latino/Latina or Greater Caribbean- Saint Louis University

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Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies

MODERN US AND THE WORLD (LATINO/A OR GREATER CARIBBEAN). The History Department at Saint Louis University invites applications from 20th/21st Century US historians for a tenure-track faculty position as Assistant Professor of US History, with specialization in the experience of Latinos and/or Caribbean people in the US and/or US connections to Latin America and the Greater Caribbean. We invite scholars whose research speaks to global patterns, the movement of peoples, and transnational cultures. The successful candidates will be able to contribute to the new Undergraduate Core.   


Diversity is a core value at Saint Louis University and in the Department of History. We are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working and learning environments for all students, staff, and faculty.


To apply, please visit SLU’s Workday portal at https://slu.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/Careers. When prompted to upload your Resume/CV on the “My Experience” page, we ask that applicants upload the following materials there: (1) a cover letter which includes plans for future course development and research in the Department of History; (2) a curriculum vitae; and (3) a statement of teaching philosophy. On the Workday page “Application Questions 2 of 2,” you will be required to supply information about three academic references, including names, phone numbers, and email addresses. Additionally, Workday requires all applicants to SLU to complete a statement on the page “Application Questions 1 of 2” about their understanding of Jesuit identity and values. Lastly, SLU Workday applications must be completed in one sitting; you will not be able to revise it once it is submitted.

Successful applicants may be required to provide additional materials upon request. For further questions, please email the Chair of the Department of History, Thomas Finan thomas.finan@slu.edu  The position will remain open until filled; review of applications begins December 1, 2022.  

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Contact Info: 

Thomas Finan, PhD, FSA

Chair, Department of History

Saint Louis University