If you find the H-Net Job Guide useful please consider making a donation. Your donation will help ensure the continuing quality and availability of this and other H-Net services. The Department of History at the University of Kansas invites nominations and applications for the endowed position of Hall Distinguished Professor of British History. We seek a scholar of Britain and its Empire who, in research and teaching, positions Britain in global networks and contexts. Period and region of specialization is open. Candidates should have a distinguished international reputation for research and publication, offer evidence of significant professional activity beyond the university level, and demonstrate strong teaching and mentoring abilities. This position will be awarded with tenure, and is endowed with substantial research support and a reduced teaching load. Expectations are for substantial and continuing research productivity, a commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching in a range of courses, and service to the department, college, and university commensurate with rank. The Department and College have a strong interest in candidates with demonstrated experience in constructing or contributing to a diverse and inclusive learning environment. We especially welcome applications from women, persons of color, and members of groups underrepresented in their academic fields. The University of Kansas is a Carnegie doctoral/research-intensive university with a $1.4 billion endowment and a faculty of 2,600. Current enrollment is 28,500 (19,000 undergraduate), with students drawn from 110 nations and all 50 states; 20.6% of KU students are members of minority groups. KU's 1,000-acre main campus is in Lawrence, a community of 95,000 in hilly northeast Kansas that lies about 35 miles west of Kansas City. Lawrence has a lively downtown and a thriving arts and music scene. For a complete announcement and to apply online, go to: A complete online application includes the following materials: cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three professional references. For additional information about the position, please contact Search Committee Chair Beth Bailey, email: ...@ku.edu. Initial review of applications will begin November 15, 2018 and will continue as long as needed to identify a qualified pool. The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, status as a veteran, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, retaliation, gender identity, gender expression and genetic information in the University's programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies and is the University's Title IX Coordinator: the Executive Director of the Office of Institutional Opportunity and Access, ...@ku.edu, 1246 W. Campus Road, Room 153A, Lawrence, KS, 66045, (785) ###-####, 711 TTY.
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