Teach courses in area of specialization and global history. In addition to instructional duties, faculty members are expected to maintain an active program of scholarship as well as participate in service activities.
*Description of the Department or Unit
The History Department at Appalachian State provides students with knowledge of their own cultural tradition and an appreciation of other cultures and societies of the past. It promotes an appreciation of the complexity of human affairs and the difficulties involved in interpreting them. The department offers a broad curriculum in local, national, regional, and world history, which encourages history majors to develop a comparative approach to human problems. The department offers four undergraduate majors, and three tracks within a master's degree program - employing approximately 25 tenure-line faculty members. Additional information about the department, the university and the surrounding area is located at: https://history.appstate.edu/ * Ability to teach courses in area of specialization and global history required.
Ph.D. in history or a related field, teaching experience, and evidence of scholarly potential expected.
Candidates who are ABD will be considered, but the position requires completion of all doctoral requirements by August 2020.
The University Of North Carolina