Assistant Professor African Diaspora and/or African American History USC 

The History Department of the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California, is seeking to hire one tenure-track assistant professor in African diaspora and/or African-American history.  

A Ph.D. in relevant field of study is required at time of appointment.

In order to be considered for this position, applicants are required to submit an electronic USC application; follow this job link or paste in a browser: https://usccareers.usc.edu/job/los-angeles/assistant-professor-of-history/1209/13166452 .  

Applicants to this search should upload a CV, a letter of interest, writing sample(s), and the names of three individuals who will be contacted by USC for references.  Application materials are due 1 November 2019. Inquiries may be sent to search chair Professor Lon Kurashige (kurashig@usc.edu).  Application materials must be submitted online.

USC 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, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law or USC policy. USC will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring ordinance.