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How to Apply

Follow the application procedures in the announcement. After screening by a search committee, successful candidates will complete an employment application, provided by the university or which can be downloaded as a (.pdf).


Department of History

The Department of History at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is establishing a two-year, temporary faculty teaching pool. Applications are welcome from specialists in United States history, western civilization, or non-western history. MA in history is required and an ABD or Ph.D. is preferred. Prior collegiate level teaching experience and demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations are preferred. The majority of full-time history faculty will make recommendations for hiring from this pool. Applications for the pool can be accepted throughout the period May 2013 - May 2015. Finalist(s) for all appointments from this pool must communicate well and successfully complete an interview process and/or teaching demonstration. Complete pool applications shall consist of a letter of application, a C.V., official transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy (separate from the letter of application), and three letters of recommendation. Materials must be sent to

Dr. Nancy Gentile Ford
Chair, Temporary Pool Search Committee
Department of History
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
400 East Second Street
Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania 17815

Completing this search is contingent upon available funding. The University encourages applications from members of historically under-represented groups, including women, veterans, and persons with disabilities, and is an AA/EEO employer.

Prior to a final offer of employment the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and credential verification, Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance and criminal background.