The Department of History at the University of Texas at Arlington invites applicants for a full-time tenure-track position in European History, 1400-present (including Britain, excluding Eastern Europe and Russia) beginning August 2020. The Department seeks scholars whose work involves transatlantic, transnational, or comparative perspectives and who are able to offer courses in one or more areas outside of Europe. We also welcome candidates possessing a secondary field (or demonstrated expertise) in digital humanities, oral history, public history, museum studies, or archival administration.
The successful candidate will commit to teaching both lower-division surveys in Western and/or World Civilization as well as upper-division courses in European history.
An earned Doctorate in European History by the time of appointment.
Please submit the following materials; letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a statement of research plans, teaching experience, and the contact information for three professional references.
UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA is a tobacco free campus.
Open Until Filled: Yes
Internal Number: 9949
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With annual research expenditures in excess of $100M, the University of Texas at Arlington is a Carnegie Research-1 “highest research activity” institution committed to life-enhancing discovery, innovative instruction, and caring community engagement. A leading institution in the heart of the thriving North Texas region, UTA nurtures minds within an environment that values excellence, ingenuity, and diversity. With a total global enrollment of over 59,000 in AY 2018-19, UTA is one of the largest institutions in the University of Texas System. Guided by its Strategic Plan Bold Solutions | Global Impact, UTA fosters interdisciplinary research and teaching to enable the sustainable megacity of the future within four broad themes: health and the human condition, sustainable urban communities, global environmental impact, and data-driven discovery. UTA was cited by U.S. News & World Report as having the second lowest average student debt among U.S. universities in 2018. U.S. News & World Report also ranks UTA fourth in the nation for undergraduate diversity. The University is a Hispanic-Serving Institution and is ranked as the top four-year college in Texas for veterans on Military Times’ 2018 Best for Vets list.