Job: Visiting Assistant Professor, Russian and Eastern European History, Georgetown University

Georgetown University, Department of History, seeks a Visiting Assistant Professor for the academic year 2019-20, in the field of Russian and Eastern European History. The successful candidate will teach a 2-3 load (two courses in Fall, three in Spring). Fall courses are the survey of Russian History through the 18th Century and the survey of Eastern European History through the 18th century. Spring courses include the survey of Modern Eastern European History (from the late-18th century forward) and two upper-division courses, on topics determined by the candidate in consultation with the department. The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in hand by July 31st, 2019. Review of applications will begin immediately.


Please send a letter of application, a cv and two sample syllabi (including at least one of the relevant surveys) to Feel free to include any other relevant pedagogical material such as teaching evaluations and teaching statement. Please include contact information for three references. The deadline for applications is May 1st, 2019.


Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.  All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, and sexual orientation), disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.