Professor of History – Pennsylvania State University

The Department of History at The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for a new endowed professorship, the Oliver McCourtney Professor of History, and invites applications for a position specializing in the Global South, broadly constructed. The appointment will be made at the rank of Professor, with tenure, and will begin in August 2020. The successful applicant should be able to enhance the graduate and undergraduate curricula, demonstrate an active research agenda of international distinction, and be able to contribute immediately to both graduate and undergraduate teaching in the department. Ph.D. is required at the time of appointment. For consideration, please submit a curriculum vitae, a letter of application that describes current and future research, and the names and contact information of three references. Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

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