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Position available in the Department of History


MEDIEVAL EUROPE.  The Department of History at the University of Memphis seeks an outstanding scholar for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Medieval European History, pending funding availability.  Ph.D. in History required by the time of appointment.  Successful candidates will possess a strong research agenda and good teaching skills.  

Initial review of applications will begin on Wednesday, November 19, 2014, and may continue until the position is filled.  We plan on holding preliminary interviews at the annual meeting of the American Historical Association in New York City, January 2-5, 2015. 

The application process is online at  Choose “Faculty,” then “Assistant Professor in Medieval European History.” 

All applicants will be expected to have at hand, ready for immediate upload:

  • Letter of application
  • C.V.
  • Writing sample (Upload in “Other Document 1”)
  • Academic transcript
  • Contact information (including email addresses) for three professional references

The University of Memphis, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that strongly encourages applications from women and minorities, is a metropolitan research institution that offers competitive pay and benefits.

Please contact search committee chair, Dr. Andrei Znamenski, with any questions at or 901-678-2515.

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Department of History
The University of Memphis
219 Mitchell Hall
3705 Alumni Drive
Memphis TN 38152-3450
Telephones: 901.678.2515, 901.678.4097
Fax: 901.678.2720

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