Overview

Indiana University Southeast invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in early modern and modern European history to begin in Fall 2019. Candidates must have the following minimum qualifications: a Ph.D. in European History in hand by the time of appointment, college teaching experience with evidence of teaching effectiveness, and a strong research agenda.

Candidates will be expected to teach survey courses on Early Modern and Modern European History, Western Civilization, and Twentieth-Century World History as well as on a rotational basis an array of upper level courses in continental European history, a sophomore seminar (a historical methods course), and a senior seminar. They also will be expected to teach graduate students undertaking the Graduate Certificate in Modern World History that the History Department offers.

Online teaching will be required, and candidates will preferably have online teaching experience. The successful candidate must demonstrate a superior general knowledge of early modern and modern European history. Traditionally, faculty in this position hold a joint appointment in International Studies. The normal teaching load (with research reassigned time) is three courses for both fall and spring semesters. Indiana University Southeast is an AA/EOE. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

IU Southeast is one of seven degree-granting campuses of Indiana University and is located minutes from downtown Louisville, Kentucky. The area is known for cultural, sports, and recreational activities and has a low cost-of-living index. IU Southeast has an enrollment of over 5,000 students and offers bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a wide range of disciplines. IU Southeast is committed to a learning environment that actively seeks to support students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds.

Basic Qualifications
Qualifications include: a Ph.D. in European History in hand by the time of appointment, college teaching experience with evidence of teaching effectiveness, and a strong research agenda.

Department Contact for Questions
for any questions please contact Elizabeth Gritter, Chair of Search Committee

egritter@ius.edu

Salary and Rank
Assistant Professor of Modern European History

Special Instructions
Submit a letter of interest, vita, unofficial transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and contact information for three professional references. Official Transcripts must be supplied at time of hire.