Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor in Environmental History, Oklahoma State University

November 9, 2018
11:59 PM


  • Research and teaching of American environmental history in transnational contexts desirable.
  • Research expertise in health or food desirable.
  • Ph.D. required at time of employment.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with teaching experience and publications.


The Oklahoma State University Department of History invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in the environmental history of the United States beginning August 2019. Teaching responsibilities in the history of the United States include lower-division surveys, upper-division courses, and graduate seminars. Responsibilities also include regularly teaching existing courses in American environmental history. The teaching load is 2/2.

Duties include the production of innovative and sustained peer-reviewed research and service to the department, college, and university. Conference travel funding and research support is available. Candidates should be able to develop transdisciplinary connections with environmental and sustainability programs and to engage the broader community.

Candidates will be expected to support the learning needs of students from diverse backgrounds, integrate multicultural experiences into instructional methods, and demonstrate a commitment to engaging communities underrepresented in the academy.


Submit cover letter, CV, graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation via Interfolio. Candidates might be requested to supply additional materials.