Department of History, Stony Brook University

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Position ID:SBU-History-ASSISTPROF [#2169]
Position Location:Stony Brook, New York 11794, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Religious Studies
Judaic Studies
Appl Deadline:2012/12/14 finished (posted 2012/10/11, finished 2013/03/14, listed until 2013/01/11)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Stony Brook University, a campus of the State University of New York, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Judaic Studies at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin in Fall 2013.

Applicants should have an active research program in Jewish history, thought, religion, or culture, preferably in the modern or early modern period and preferably focusing on Europe or the Middle East. Applicants should also be able to teach a range of courses on the Jews and Judaism. The successful candidate will be appointed in the department most appropriate to his or her area of specialization; possible departments include, but are not limited to, History; Sociology; Philosophy; European Languages, Literatures, and Cultures; Asian and Asian-American Studies; and Cultural Analysis and Theory. The ideal candidate will have completed the Ph.D. in a relevant field before September 2013.

Applicants should provide a state employment application, CV, a representative research sample, evidence of teaching ability, and three letters of recommendation to be submitted online at: For fullest consideration, application materials should be received by December 14, 2012. 

Paper submissions to:
Judaic Studies Search
History Department
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-4348

The State University of New York at Stony Brook is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applications from women, people of color, people with disabilities, special disabled veterans or Vietnam era veterans are especially welcome. 

Questions can be directed to Robert Hoberman (

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Judaic Studies Search
History Department
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-4348

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