Duke University, History

Position ID:Duke-History-POSTDOCLA [#18784, 3820]
Position Title: Latin American History Postdoctoral Associate
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27701, United States [map]
Subject Area: History / Latin America
Appl Deadline:2021/06/18 11:59PMhelp popup* (posted 2021/06/11, listed until 2021/06/18)
Position Description:    

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The Department of History at Duke University seeks to appoint a one-year Postdoctoral Associate with specialization in Latin American history for 2021-22. Through research, teaching, and service, the Associate will contribute to the overall work of the History department. We seek candidates with broad knowledge of Latin American history in its global context. We are open to candidates doing research on any aspect of Latin American history and our expectation is that the Associate will be affiliated with one of the ongoing initiatives of the Department such as the History Methods Lab or the Franklin Gallery@History.

Teaching experience is a must. The successful candidate will teach History 121 Introduction to Contemporary Latin America in the fall of 2021 and an advanced undergraduate course in the spring of 2022.  Teaching is expected to be conducted in person.

Please complete this application on Academic Jobs Online and upload a cover letter, your curriculum vitae, a brief statement with research interests, a statement testifying to the range of your teaching experience, any syllabi of courses taught, and an article-length (or chapter) writing sample. Additional materials may be requested of finalists. Applicants must have successfully defended their dissertation by June 30, 2021 and within the past 5 years.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

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Further Info:
224 Classroom Building (East Campus)
Box 90719
Durham, NC 27708-0719

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