We are no longer accepting applications for this recruitment


Recruitment Period

Open date: July 21st, 2014
Last review date: October 1st, 2014
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: October 3rd, 2014
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The History Department at the University of California, Irvine, seeks to hire a tenure-track assistant professor in 20th-century United States history whose research focuses on political economy, intellectual history, and/or legal history. We are especially interested in applicants who complement our departmental strengths in gender, transnational, race/ethnicity, and world history. We will give priority to applicants who can contribute both to our graduate program and to all levels of our undergraduate curriculum.

Candidates should submit a letter of application that describes research and teaching interests; a statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion will advance UC Irvine's commitment to inclusive excellence; a current CV; a writing sample not to exceed 50 pages; and 3 letters of recommendation. Applications should be submitted electronically at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF02425. To ensure full consideration, applications need to be submitted by October 1, 2014. Direct questions about the electronic submission procedure to Marcus Kanda (mhkanda@uci.edu) and any other questions about the search to Search Committee chair, David Igler (digler@uci.edu).
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
To learn more about the Department, visit our website at http://www.humanities.uci.edu/history/.

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More information about this recruitment: http://www.humanities.uci.edu/history/




3 letters of reference required