The Department of History at Francis Marion University seeks applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will offer both halves of the U.S. survey as well as upper-level courses on American economic history, the colonial and revolutionary periods, and the early republic. Ability to teach world history is preferred. A PhD in History by August 2013 and college teaching experience are required. Additionally, the successful candidate will demonstrate promise insofar as research and university service. Candidates invited for an on-campus interview should anticipate giving an in-class presentation.
Send via mail or email the following: a cover letter—including plans for future research—a vita, two letters of recommendation, a writing sample, and a statement of teaching philosophy, to:
Dr. Christopher Kennedy
Department of History
Francis Marion University
Florence, SC 29501
Deadline for applications is March 15, 2013.
Francis Marion University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.