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Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor (Modern World, Global, or Transnational)

Thursday, September 6, 2018

The Department of History in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Waterloo is seeking an exceptional scholar and researcher for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the areas of Modern World, Global, or Transnational History. The successful candidate will provide undergraduate and graduate courses in their own area, as well as in Modern European History. The position will commence July 1, 2019.

The successful candidate must have a completed PhD and should provide evidence of research potential and achievement commensurate with their experience and a strong teaching record in relevant areas. Duties include research, teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, including supervising graduate students, and service.

The salary range for this position at the Assistant Professor rank is $80,000 to $100,000.

The closing date for applications is November 30, 2018.

Three letters of reference will be requested for applicants invited for an interview. Send curriculum vitae, cover letter, teaching and research statements and representative publications to Professor Julia Roberts, Chair, Department of History, Faculty of Arts, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1 Canada at

The University of Waterloo respects, appreciates and encourages diversity and is committed to accessibility for persons with disabilities. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority in the recruitment process.

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