The University of Central Arkansas invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in African American History. Successful candidate will teach Introduction to African/African American Studies surveys, American history surveys, and undergraduate courses in area of specialization. The department coordinates an interdisciplinary major & minor in African/African-American Studies. We especially welcome applicants who come from groups that are historically underrepresented in the professoriate and/or who have a demonstrable commitment to diversity and inclusion in teaching, scholarship, and service. UCA is an EO/AA employer. The Department is committed to diversity and equity; we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that attracts and values students, faculty, and collaborators of all ethnicities, nationalities, and genders. UCA has rich cultural studies areas on campus (Asian studies, gender studies, Latinx studies), a large population of first-generation students, and a diverse student body which mirrors the diversity in the state. Salary competitive. PhD required by time of appointment, August 2021. Review of applications will begin on December 14, 2020. UCA is a university of approximately 10,000 students; the history department has 16 faculty, approximately 140 undergraduate majors, and a master’s program. For further details about the position and application instructions please visit: