Review of applications begins 1st October 2013
Assistant Professor Early Modern European History,
The History Department,
University of Chicago.
The History Department at the University of Chicago invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in Early Modern European History (c.1400-1700). Geographic preference is open, but it would be desirable to find an historian of the Renaissance with interests in Italy or the Mediterranean world. Teaching responsibilities will include graduate and undergraduate courses, including the University of Chicago’s undergraduate core sequence on European Civilization. Candidates are expected to have a PhD in hand by July 1, 2014.
Consideration of candidates will begin October 1, 2013, and will continue until the position is filled or the application deadline of January 5, 2014. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit all materials by October 1, 2013. We anticipate interviewing at the AHA. Applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago’s Academic Career Opportunities website at http://tinyurl.com/nctnthr. Applications are required to include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a dissertation abstract along with table of contents, a chapter-length writing sample and three letters of recommendation.
The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer.