Proposed Start Date: 08/01/2019

Position Description Summary

A tenure-track assistant professor in the field of medieval European history. Specialists of all regions of Europe and all thematic and methodological approaches are welcome to apply. The successful candidate will demonstrate excellence in scholarship and a commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching.

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants must have a PhD in medieval history or a closely related field in hand by the time of appointment. Applicants should have a clear research agenda as demonstrated by publications, works in progress and/or presentations, as well as promise of excellence in teaching as demonstrated by student evaluations, peer reviews, or supervisor’s comments.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants should complete an online application and upload a letter of application, curriculum vitae, graduate school transcripts, and an example of written work. Three letters of recommendation must be uploaded with the online application, emailed to GWHistorySearch@gwu.edu, or physically mailed to Medieval History Search, George Washington University, Department of History, 801 22nd St NW, Phillips Hall 335, Washington, DC 20052.

Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Only completed applications will be considered.

Department Link: https://history.columbian.gwu.edu/

Open Until Filled: Yes

Background Screening
Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire.

EEO Statement

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.