Position Openings

Assistant Professor of Latinx American History

Description

The History Department at Boston College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professorship in Latinx American History. The area of specialization is open.

The successful candidate will teach four courses a year. These will be a mix of survey courses suitable for the university undergraduate core curriculum, undergraduate electives, and graduate courses. 

For information on the university History Core: https://www.bc.edu/core.

For material on the university Core Renewal project: https://www.bc.edu/content/bc-web/schools/mcas/undergraduate/core-curriculum/core-renewal.html.

Qualifications

Candidates should have received a Ph.D. in history or related discipline by 31 August 2022.

Candidates should demonstrate an active research agenda and evidence of excellence in teaching.

Application Instructions

Applicants for this position should submit a cover letter; a curriculum vitae; an article-length writing sample; and three letters of recommendation. Please address cover letters to the Chair of the Search Committee, History Department, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA, 02467.

To receive full consideration, applicants should submit these materials via Interfolio by 15 October 2022.


Assistant Professor of African American History

Description

The History Department at Boston College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professorship in African American History. The area of specialization is open.

The successful candidate will teach four courses a year. These will be a mix of survey courses suitable for the university undergraduate core curriculum, undergraduate electives, and graduate courses. 

For information on the university History Core: https://www.bc.edu/core.

For material on the university Core Renewal project: https://www.bc.edu/content/bc-web/schools/mcas/undergraduate/core-curriculum/core-renewal.html.

Qualifications

Candidates should have received a Ph.D. in history or related discipline by 31 August 2022.

Candidates should demonstrate an active research agenda and evidence of excellence in teaching.

Application Instructions

Applicants for this position should submit a cover letter; a curriculum vitae; an article-length writing sample; and three letters of recommendation. Please address cover letters to the Chair of the Search Committee, History Department, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA, 02467.

To receive full consideration, applicants should submit these materials via Interfolio by 15 October 2022.


Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.  

Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university that strives to integrate research excellence with a foundational commitment to formative liberal arts education. We encourage applications from candidates who are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic community. Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university, please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity.