History Department Faculty Openings, Fall 2012


History and Secondary Education


The Department of History at Louisiana State University seeks a tenure-track assistant or associate professor with interests in training secondary education teachers in social studies.  Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in History (any field) and/or Education; working with the existing secondary education coordinator in History to advise and supervise student interns and mentor teachers, and providing leadership for the Secondary Education program; maintaining an active research agenda with regular publication and serve on departmental and university committees.  Required Qualifications:  Ph.D. in History; strong research agenda and experience in secondary school settings.  Louisiana State University is the flagship university in Louisiana with a well-established reputation for excellence in teaching and research.  LSU offers research leave opportunities, support for travel, and a culture of interdisciplinary collaboration.  The position entails a competitive salary and attractive teaching load.  An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.  The appointment begins on August 2013.  Review of applications will begin November 15, 2012 and continue until the position is filled.  Apply online at: www.lsusystemcareers.lsu.edu.  Position #000149

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(Tenured Professor/Endowed)

The Department of History in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at Louisiana State University invites applications for the Fred C. Frey Professorship in Southern Studies tenured professor position.  Duties will include teaching classes in American History and conducting Historical research.  Required Qualifications:  Ph.D. in History, specializing in the Civil War era, tenure or its equivalent at a university or college, and a distinguished record of scholarship and teaching. The university offers a competitive salary and a research fund.  The appointment begins August 2013.  An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.  Application deadline is January 1, 2013 or until the position is filled.  Apply online at: www.lsusystemcareers.lsu.edu. Position #006669

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