Position Summary: Intellectual History of the United States. Assistant Professor, Tenure Track, or Associate Professor. Anticipated start date, September 1, 2017. The Department of History at Princeton University invites applications from scholars who specialize in the intellectual history of the United States. The time period and field of specialization are open, but the candidate should be prepared to offer undergraduate lecture instruction on the history of American thought from the colonial era to the present, as well as upper level undergraduate courses and graduate seminars on specialized aspects of this field. Review of files will begin October 7, 2016, but applications will be considered until the department chooses to close the search. Applicants should provide a detailed letter of application, curriculum vitae, dissertation/book abstract and chapter outline, and one chapter- or article-length writing sample. Applicants should also provide contact information for at least three recommenders as part of the online application process. For candidates who do not yet have a Ph.D., the recommendation of the principal advisor must include precise information on the present status of the dissertation and the likelihood of completion by summer 2017. Please apply online at: https://jobs.princeton.eduThis position is subject to the University¹s background check policy.
Essential Qualifications: Candidates should have a commitment to teaching and research.
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