South Asia or Indian Ocean World History

The Department of History at Georgetown University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position in South Asia or the Indian Ocean World at the rank of Assistant Professor. Research interests may be in any subfield or time period. A Ph.D. is required by the time of appointment. The successful applicant will teach a general education survey course on South Asia or the Indian Ocean World as well as a variety of topical undergraduate and graduate classes. The teaching load is two courses per semester.

The deadline for applications is November 15, 2014. Review of applications will begin immediately after the deadline and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should send a cover letter, CV, three letters of academic recommendation, evidence of teaching preparation and/or experience (syllabi, course evaluations, etc.), and a writing sample (completed dissertation chapter or published work). Applicants should apply using at
All subsequent communications about the position should be addressed to (please include “South Asia History Search” in subject line) or

South Asia/Indian Ocean World History Search Committee
Department of History
Box 571035, ICC 600
Georgetown University
Washington, DC 20057-1034

Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability or other categories protected by law

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