Faculty Openings The College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences


Assistant Professor - Twentieth Century U.S. Women's and/or Gender History - Tenure-Track


The History Department at the University of Houston is seeking a colleague for a tenure track position as an assistant professor specializing in Twentieth Century U.S. Women's and/or Gender History.

Preference will be given to applicants who can contribute to one of the department's thematic concentrations (Energy, Environment, and Urban Development; Ethnicity and Race; Gender, Women, and Family; Medicine and Technology; and Politics, War, Revolution, and Diplomacy) or to the Digital Humanities.

Teaching responsibilities include upper level and graduate courses in the candidate's fields of specialization and also the U.S. history survey course. The teaching load is two courses per semester.

Candidates should have completed the Ph.D. by July 2014, and should have a strong commitment to teaching and pursuing an active research agenda.

History Department website: http://uh.edu/class/history

Application Procedures:

To apply, please send a letter of application, c.v., and three letters of recommendation to

Professor Eric Walther, Chair
Twentieth Century U.S. Women's and/or Gender
      Search Committee
University of Houston
Department of History
524 Agnes Arnold Hall
Houston, Texas 77204-3003.

The Search Committee will begin considering applications on December 1, 2013.

Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action:

The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.