Classics and Letters/Institute for the American Constitutional Heritage, University of Oklahoma

Position ID:OU-Classics and Letters/Institute for the American Constitutional Heritage-AP [#3192]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Norman, Oklahoma 73019, United States [map]
Subject Areas: History
Political Science
Appl Deadline:2013/11/01** finished (posted 2013/09/12, finished 2014/05/04, listed until 2013/11/28)
Position Description:    

*** The account for Classics and Letters/Institute for the American Constitutional Heritage, University of Oklahoma has expired, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Institute for the American Constitutional Heritage in the Department of Classics and Letters at the University of Oklahoma invites applications for an authorized tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor to begin August 2014. The desirable candidate should specialize in American constitutional history/development, which we define broadly to include such areas as the study of American political culture, legal history, state development, and civic equality. Evidence of outstanding teaching and research potential is expected. Teaching responsibilities will include four courses per year in a humanities curriculum focused on American constitutionalism. Candidates with an interest in digital humanities projects are encouraged to apply. Ph.D. must be completed before first day of appointment.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation by November 1. Review of applications will continue until position is filled. The University of Oklahoma is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities and women are especially encouraged to apply.

The IACH is an interdisciplinary center for the study of the U.S. Constitution from various perspectives – historical, legal, philosophical. The IACH is housed in the Department of Classics and Letters, with affiliated faculty from across the University. The Letters program has been an integral part of the Humanities at OU since 1937, attracting outstanding students with interests in history, philosophy, and literature.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
650 Parrington Oval Room 210
Norman, OK 73019

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