Full/Associate Professor - U.S. Urban History

Manhattan College’s Department of History invites applications for a full or associate professor with a specialization in U.S. urban history beginning in August 2014. The successful candidate will direct an interdisciplinary Urban Studies program that draws on the College’s location in New York City to cultivate a deeper understanding of urban life and its challenges and will also be able to teach surveys of U.S. history from the colonial era to the present. The Director of Urban Studies has a teaching load of 5 courses per year. For more information, visit the department websites for History and Urban Studies

Send only a letter of application outlining your research and teaching goals and a curriculum vitae, along with three letters of reference, preferably by email in PDF or Word format, to Syrita Newman at syrita.newman@manhattan.edu or c/o the School of Arts, Manhattan College, 4513 Manhattan College Pkwy, Riverdale, NY 10471.  Contact Dr. Jeff Horn at jeff.horn@manhattan.edu with questions. Review of applications will begin November 1, 2013.