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Associate or Full Professor

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Candidates should submit a letter of application, C.V., and three letters of recommendation by September 15, 2015 to https://facultysearch.as.pitt.edu/apply/index/MTAz/ For each reference. You will have the opportunity to input an email address, and an email notification will be sent to the designated address with instructions about uploading the letters to our system. For informal inquiries, please contact Holger Hoock, Chair, World History Search committee (hoock@pitt.edu.)

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Associate or Full Professor
Department Name 14202-History
Position Number 0002110
Position Details

World History: The Department of History at the University of Pittsburgh seeks applicants for a tenured position in World History at the level of advanced Associate Professor or Professor, beginning in fall 2016, pending budgetary approval. Applicants should have an outstanding record of internationally recognized research and of creative scholarly collaboration and methodological innovation. The successful candidate will be committed to advancing the research profile and reputation of the department as a center for transnational, macro-regional, and world-historical research. The World History Center, an integral component of the department’s undergraduate and graduate programs, supports research, teaching, and international collaboration on the global past, with attention to policies for the global future. The successful candidate will hold the position of center director in rotation with colleagues. We also seek excellence in graduate and undergraduate teaching. Applicants should demonstrate how they would participate in our dynamic program of graduate teaching and research built around cross-regional and thematic collaboration.

Application Process

Candidates should submit a letter of application, C.V., and three letters of recommendation by September 15, 2015 to https://facultysearch.as.pitt.edu/apply/index/MTAz/ For each reference. You will have the opportunity to input an email address, and an email notification will be sent to the designated address with instructions about uploading the letters to our system. For informal inquiries, please contact Holger Hoock, Chair, World History Search committee (hoock@pitt.edu.)

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 08/07/2015
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date)
Contact Person Holger Hoock
Contact Email hoock@pitt.edu
Contact Phone