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The History Department at Western Kentucky University invites applications for a full-time, nine-month tenure-track position as assistant professor in Ancient History with specialization in Roman World beginning August 2012. The successful candidate will be expected to teach survey courses in Western or World Civilization, as well as specialized undergraduate and graduate courses in Ancient History. Applicants should demonstrate potential for successful teaching, research, and publication. A Ph.D. in History or related field with a research concentration in Ancient Rome is expected by time of appointment.
A letter of application, a curriculum vitae, graduate academic transcripts, a writing sample, and three recent letters of reference should be sent to:
Beth Plummer
Department of History
Western Kentucky University
1906 College Heights Blvd. #21086
Bowling Green KY, 42101-1086.
Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2011, and will continue until the position is filled. The search committee will be conducting interviews at the AHA annual meeting.
Western Kentucky University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, religion, or marital status in admission to career and technical education programs and/or activities, or employment practices in accordance with Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Revised 1992, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.
Persons with disabilities, who need reasonable accommodations to participate in the application and/or selection process, should notify The Office of Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/University ADA Services at (270) 745- 5121, a minimum of five working days in advance.