Assistant Professor, New York City History

Institution: City University of New York – Queens College
Location: Queens, NY
  • Faculty – Liberal Arts – History
Posted: 09/24/2014
Application Due: 11/21/2014
Type: Full Time
The History Department at Queens College seeks to appoint a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the field of US history with a specialization in New York City beginning in Fall, 2015. The search is broad, but our department also has particular interests in a number of additional subfields, including the colonial era and early republic; economic history; the Borough of Queens; and New York in the Atlantic World. Regardless of research specialty, the successful candidate will be expected to teach both halves of the US history survey in addition to upper division and Master’s level electives in her/his field, and also share departmental responsibilities in administrative contexts. Queens College, one of New York City’s premier educational institutions, is a public, urban university, where a diverse student body receives personalized attention.

To apply, go to: and click Faculty; from the list select job ID #11474 and follow the prompts. (If you have difficulty with this link, you can also access the application A cover letter, CV, and (optionally) a short writing sample must be uploaded on that site. Additionally, three letters of recommendation must be sent to Prof. Julia Sneeringer, Chair of the Search Committee, History Department, Queens College, Flushing, NY 11367. AA/EOE/IRCA/ADA

Application Information

Contact: Julia Sneeringer
Queens College
Online App. Form: BL