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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).


Non-Western History Instructor

AA #42-2-218

Full-time, Fall 2013 - Spring 2014 Only

Minimum requirement MA in the history of the Middle East and/or the Muslim World; ABD or Ph.D. in the history of the Middle East and/or the Muslim World preferred.  

The successful candidate is expected to teach lower level survey courses and upper level courses in the history of the Middle East and/or the Muslim World.  Teaching experience at college/university level preferred.  Demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations is preferred. Finalists for the position must communicate well and successfully complete a phone interview. The majority of regular, full-time department faculty must make a recommendation for hiring.

The University encourages applications from historically under-represented individuals, 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 other credential verification and criminal background check. 

Completing this search is contingent upon available funding.  Instructional delivery can occur through traditional, online and alternative methods and can occur on the main campus or off-site educational locations. 

For an application to be considered, please submit a letter of application, a separate statement of teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, a copy of graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation by 18 March 2013 to Dr. Jeff E. Long, Chair, Non-Western History Search Committee, Position AA #42-2-218, Department of History, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, 400 East Second Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815.