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Central and /or Eastern/Southeastern European History

Recruitment Period

Open July 20th, 2018 through November 1st, 2018


CENTRAL AND/OR EASTERN/SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE. The UCLA Department of History invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor in 19th and 20th-century Central and/or Eastern/Southeastern European history. The department welcomes applications considering any theme or methodological approach within those geographical and chronological parameters. Appointment will begin on July 1, 2019. All candidates should have completed their PhD in history no later than June 30, 2019.

The deadline for receiving applications and required documents is November 1, 2018. Applications will be reviewed immediately thereafter.

The department welcomes candidates whose experience in teaching, research or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply online at to upload their information for this position. This position is subject to final administrative approval.

Documents should include a letter of application; curriculum vitae; writing sample; sample syllabi; and three letters of recommendation. A statement addressing the applicant’s past and/or potential contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion is also required. Please visit the UCLA Equity, Diversity and Inclusion website for Sample Guidance for Candidates on the Statement of Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion:

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.

Job location

Los Angeles, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service.

  • Sample syllabus 1

  • Writing sample 1

  • sample syllabus 2 (Optional)

  • sample syllabus 3 (Optional)

  • additional writing sample 2 (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 letters of reference required

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