Summary Description: Columbia University in the City of New York seeks to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor in the field of Ottoman History (Early Modern or Modern periods) to begin on July 1, 2017. Ph.D. must be conferred by time of appointment. Candidates must show exceptional promise as teachers and scholars. We particularly encourage applications from scholars who take transnational approaches to the history of the Ottoman Empire.The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses on modern Turkish Republic in addition to offering courses in their specialization. The candidate will also be expected to teach in the Contemporary Civilization program. We also encourage candidates interested in digital history to apply. Applicants should include a letter of interest, CV, writing sample, and three letters of reference. Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.
Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. conferred by time of appointment. Candidates must show exceptional promise as teachers and scholars.
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