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Modern Jewish History. The University of Chicago History Department invites applications for the Harriet & Ulrich E. Meyer Professorship in Modern Jewish History. Research interests may be in any region in the 19th and 20th centuries. The successful candidate will contribute to both the undergraduate and graduate programs and will be required to teach one undergraduate course per year on the history of the Shoah. It is expected that she or he will participate actively in the Center for Jewish Studies, as well as in the History Department. This appointment will be made at the Tenured Associate or Full Professor rank and will begin on July 1, 2015 or as soon as possible thereafter. Interested candidates must apply online at the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities website at http://tinyurl.com/kyogjtt. Applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement and a recent published chapter or article. Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2014 and continue until the position is filled or the application deadline of January 6, 2015. Early application is strongly recommended.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status or status as an individual with disability.