The Department of History at Fordham University solicits applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor in the history of post-1900 Central America,with scholars focusing on migration particularly encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will teach at the University’s Lincoln Center campus and in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, and will participate in Fordham University’s vibrant Latin American and Latino Studies Institute. At Fordham, we firmly believe that cultural and intellectual diversity is central to the excellence of our academic program and our institutional vitality; we welcome applications from people of all backgrounds. Women, people of color, veterans, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply. Questions should be directed to the Chair of the Search Committee, Professor W. David Myers, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Fordham is an independent, Catholic University in a Jesuit tradition that welcomes applications from all backgrounds. Fordham is an equal opportunity employer.
Applications should include a CV, three letters of recommendation, a writing sample of article length, and a teaching portfolio (with sample syllabi and a teaching statement). Candidates should submit applications to apply.interfolio.com/68799 by 1 December 2019.
About Fordham University, Department of History
The Department of History at Fordham University is led by a dynamic, internationally renowned faculty that is dedicated to excellence in teaching and research. Members of our department have received university teaching awards and prestigious fellowships, and their innovative research has appeared in their fields’ flagship journals and academic presses. Our faculty also has a consistent presence in public arenas, appearing frequently in the local and national media.We are also located in one of America’s most exciting and historically rich cities, and a global and financial capital; therefore, we will always encourage you to explore your surroundings and learn both inside and outside the classroom. Our students agree that learning history in and from New York is an unparalleled, exciting, and enriching experience.The Department of History offers undergraduate majors and minors at both the Rose Hill and Lincoln Center campuses, and graduate study at the Rose Hill campus. Please do not hesitate to contact us with questions.HistoryDept@Fordham.eduDepartment of History, Fordham University441 E. Fordham RoadBronx, NY 10458