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Job Ad: Early Modern Europe esp. Central Europe or Iberia – Central Florida

Position Number: 32551
Department: History
Position/Rank: Assistant Professor, Tenure Track
Early Modern European History

The University of Central Florida is seeking applications for a nine-month tenure-track assistant professor position in early modern European history excluding specialists of Russia, France, and the United Kingdom beginning in August 2016. The successful candidate will be expected to teach regularly offered undergraduate and graduate courses in early modern European history, including courses on the Renaissance and Reformation.

UCF is a growing metropolitan university with an enrollment of over 60,000 that has maintained an atmosphere of personal instruction. The department offers a B.A. and M.A. in History and offers a public history component as part of its curriculum. The History Department takes pride in its reputation for quality instruction and publication. For more information see http://www.history.cah.ucf.edu.

Minimum Requirements:  A Ph.D. in History or a related field from an accredited institution is required at the time of hire.
Preferences: Candidates working in central European or Iberian history. Teaching experience at the university or college level; graduate-level training/experience in early modern European history broadly defined.

Applicants are required to apply online http://www.jobswithucf.com, position number 32551. In addition to the online application, please also submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and any other supporting material. The selected candidate will need to provide official transcripts.

Note: Please have all documents ready when applying so they can be attached at that time. Once the online submission process is finalized, the system does not allow applicants to submit additional documents at a later date.

Please have three letters of reference sent to:
Attn: Dr. Amelia H. Lyons
Early Modern European History Search Committee Chair
University of Central Florida
History Department
12790 Aquarius Agora Dr.
Suite 551
Orlando, FL  32816-1350

To ensure full consideration, all materials listed above should be filed by Nov. 10, 2015 when review of applicants will begin. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Any questions should be directed to the chair of the Search Committee at Amelia.lyons@ucf.edu.

UCF is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities.  As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

Contact: Attn: Dr. Amelia H. Lyons
Early Modern European History Search Committee Chair
University of Central Florida
History Department
12790 Aquarius Agora Dr.
Suite 551
Orlando, FL  32816-1350
Website: http://www.jobswithucf.com:80/postings/43121

About emspanishhistorynotes

Scott Taylor is an associate professor in the history department at the University of Kentucky.

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