Chair & Professor - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States

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Detailed Job Description


Specific duties and responsibilities include: budget oversight; curriculum development and implementation; recruitment and professional development of faculty (including promotion and tenure recommendations); recommendations to the Dean for faculty teaching and workload assignments, and for faculty and unclassified staff merit-based salary increases; hiring and supervision of staff; management of departmental office operations; communication of University and College policies and practices to the department; representation of the department to the College, University, and broader publics.

Basic Qualifications

The position requires a Ph.D., tenure in the Department of History at Miami University, and the rank of full professor. An excellent record of accomplishment in teaching and research, and administrative experiences suggesting a demonstrated ability to lead an academic department, are also required.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Please address nominations (including self-nominations) to: Phyllis Callahan, Dean of the College of Arts and Science ( Please address all inquiries to: Steven Tuck, Chair of the History Search Committee and Chair of the Classics Department. Applications will be submitted on-line and should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and statement outlining administrative philosophy and a vision for the future of the department (submitted as "other").

Keyword Phrases

  • History
  • Chair & Professor
  • #1 Nationally for best teaching
  • Opportunities for growth and advancement
  • Inclusive, equitable working environment
  • History
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Department Chair
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter