Overview

The History Department at Old Dominion University invites applications for a tenure-track position, beginning in August 2019, at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, with research concentration in post-1500 sub-Saharan African History.

Field of specialization is open; applicants who can contribute to interdisciplinary programs in African studies and are interested in community outreach are preferred. Candidates must demonstrate ability to teach an African survey course and undergraduate and graduate courses in their areas of expertise. Ph.D. in History is required by the time of appointment.

Applicants must submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, writing sample, graduate transcripts, three letters of recommendation, and syllabus for an upper-division undergraduate course to Dr. Jane T. Merritt, Chair, Personnel Committee, History Department via: https://jobs.odu.edu/

Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Old Dominion University does not discriminate in admissions, treatment, employment or access to its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), political affiliation, veteran status, family medical and genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or disability. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.