Position open: Assistant Professor in Global/Transnational History

Friday, June 19, 2015

The Department of History in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Waterloo is seeking to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor with an established research record in modern (post-1800) global/transnational history. Research interests in the history of science, technology, medicine, and the environment are particularly welcome, but applicants in other fields of study are strongly encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will be subsequently nominated for a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair. More information about the Canada Research Chairs program is available at: http://www.chairs-chaires.gc.ca

The anticipated start date for the position is July 1, 2016.  Beyond the normal faculty responsibilities of undergraduate and graduate teaching, service, and maintaining an original and innovative research program, the successful candidate will encourage collaboration with scholars from across campus in related areas, and will develop and refine national and international networks.

The salary range for this position is $78,000.00 - $110,000.00.  Applications are due by November 1, 2015 and should be submitted through the university’s job application system at https://artsonline.uwaterloo.ca/OFAS/HIST.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  The University of Waterloo respects, appreciates, and encourages diversity.  We welcome applications from all qualified individuals, including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. Further enquiries can be directed to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Alex Statiev

Three reasons to apply: https://uwaterloo.ca/watport/why-waterloo