B. Phinizy Spalding Distinguished Professorship in History

Position Information

Position Information

Faculty Rank Professor
Posting Number 2015_00053F
Posting Type
Official Title PROFESSOR
Working Title B. Phinizy Spalding Distinguished Professorship in History
Title Code 55160
Retirement Plan TRS or ORP
Department HISTORY
Salary Range Competitive with Generous Research Support Account
Job Summary

The Department of History at the University of Georgia invites applications from senior scholars to fill the B. Phinizy Spalding Distinguished Professorship in History, beginning in August 2016. We are looking for an established scholar with an outstanding record of teaching and research. The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate students and will train specialists in U.S. History, focusing primarily on the American South. The salary for this tenured position is competitive and the position carries with it a generous research support account. PhD required in history or related field.

Initial expressions of interest should include a cover letter describing your teaching and research interests and a current vita. Letters of recommendation will be requested at a later date. Applications should be submitted at facultyjobs.uga.edu. Review of applications will begin on November 1 and continue until the position is filled. Inquiries should be addressed to Stephen Berry, Search Committee Chair, at berry@uga.edu.

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Retirement plan: TRS or ORP.

Minimum Qualifications

PhD in History or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Established scholar with a PhD and an outstanding record of teaching and research.

Degree Level Doctorate
Posting Date 10/05/2015
Open Until Filled Yes
Closing Date
Appointment Status Regular
Location of Vacancy Athens Area

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents