University of Pennsylvania — Professor or Associate Professor of 19th-century United States History

The University of Pennsylvania History Department seeks to make a tenured appointment in 19th-century United States history. This appointment will be made at the level of associate or full professor. The successful candidate will have a record of significant research, influential publications, and effective teaching. We welcome applicants working in a variety of subfields, but seek candidates committed to enhancing our department’s educational and scholarly mission, and willing to work with colleagues in all historical fields.

Candidates should apply online at Please attach a letter of application, CV, research and teaching statements. The department will begin reviewing applications on 15 October 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.

The Department of History is strongly committed to Penn’s Action Plan for Faculty Diversity and Excellence and to creating a more diverse faculty (for more information see: The University of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.