Applicants must have earned a PhD in history by May 2021.
The Virginia Military Institute seeks a tenure-track assistant professor trained in environmental history, beginning in August 2021. Applications from candidates with a primary focus on any temporal or geographic field except the United States are welcome; applicants taking transnational or inter-disciplinary approaches are especially encouraged. The most attractive applicants will be those able to offer an array of upper-division courses demonstrating innovative approaches to or perspectives on environmental history. Other teaching responsibilities include both halves of VMI’s Core Curriculum course in World History. The teaching load is three courses per semester, enrollment is capped at 22 students or fewer per section. Faculty are also expected to conduct independent research.