Black Hills State University invites applications for a one-year (renewable up to three years) Assistant Professor in 19th and/or 20th century US history with a secondary field in Latin American, African, Middle Eastern, or Asian history.


  • The successful candidate will be able to teach both sections of the US History survey and upper-level electives in their specialty.


  • Travel to BHSU’s Rapid City campus may be required.
  • Candidates with a Ph.D. is required; however, applicants who are ABD will also be considered.
  • Ability and willingness to develop and teach a broad range of history courses in face-to-face and online formats is essential.

Applications must be made online at http://yourfuture.sdbor.edu. Please attach a letter of application, a C.V. (including the names and contact information for three references), and unofficial graduate transcripts. Letters of recommendation and a teaching portfolio (including sample syllabi and teaching evaluations if available) will be required at the semi-finalist stage. This position is open until filled. For application assistance, contact Human Resources at 605.642.6549. Inquiries directly related to the position may be directed to Dr. Jason Daniels, search chair, at Jason.Daniels@bhsu.edu.

Black Hills State University is an EEO/AA employer. Employment is dependent upon a satisfactory background check.