Faculty, Assistant Professor - Modern US History

Utah Valley University in Utah

Date Posted August 20, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time
The Department of History and Political Science invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in US history with a focus on the period 1900 to the present beginning Fall 2015. The candidate will teach US surveys, specialized upper-division and departmental service courses. Ph.D. in History must be completed by date of appointment. Candidates must have teaching experience at the university level and show evidence of commitment to teaching, scholarship, and service.

Job Requirements

Graduation with a doctorate from an accredited institution or the highest degree appropriate in the field of specialization with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service. Normally will have produced creative work, professional writing or research in refereed and other professional journals. Must have experience assessing student learning capabilities and learning styles and understand how to develop curriculum of assigned courses.

Utah Valley University (UVU) is a student-centered teaching institution dedicated to building communities of engaged learners. Being part of something greater, serving a larger mission of discovery and student engaged learning — that's the heart of what drives people to work at UVU. In some way, great or small, every person here helps to advance the Unique Mission of our institution. Our goal in Human Resources is to ensure that the University is an Employer of Choice and as such we are committed to continuous improvement, and to an employee population that represents the diverse communities in which we operate.

UVU is located in Orem, Utah with satellite campuses in the north and south ends of Utah County, Wasatch County, and the Provo Airport. At UVU, benefit eligible employees enjoy: waived undergraduate resident tuition for themselves and dependents; employer paid retirement program; competitive medical and dental insurance; life insurance; 12 paid holidays per year; a generous leave policy; and discounts for university events and local businesses. Visit http://www.uvu.edu/hr/benefits/index.htmlfor more benefits information.


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