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Job: Assistant Prof of Modern history of the Russian Empire and the Soviet Union (McGill)

McGILL U HIRING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF MODERN HISTORY OF THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE AND THE SOVIET UNION

The Department of History and Classical Studies of McGill University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor in the modern history of the Russian Empire and the Soviet Union, effective 1 August 2017.

The successful applicant is expected to hold a Ph.D. at time of appointment, to show promise of excellence in teaching and to have an innovative research portfolio. The successful applicant will teach at all levels of the undergraduate and graduate program. Applications should be submitted electronically, including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, sample syllabus, writing sample (limit of thirty pages typescript), and three letters of reference uploaded by the referees, at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/8023.

Enquiries may be directed to jobsearch.history@mcgill.ca. The deadline for applications is 14 November 2016.

McGill University is committed to diversity and equity in employment. It welcomes applications from: women, aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, visible minorities, and others who may contribute to diversification. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. McGill University is an English-language institution, but a working knowledge of French is an asset.

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