The Temple University History Department seeks applications for a two-year non-tenure-track position in public history, with a specialization in digital history. The appointment will be at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructional, to begin August 2013, with possibility of renewal.  The successful candidate will participate in Temple’s public history program by advising theses, supporting program development, and interfacing with Philadelphia’s thriving community of digital humanists.  Teaching responsibilities could include courses in Temple’s General Education program, upper-level undergraduate courses in the candidate’s area of specialization, and a graduate seminar in digital history. The teaching load is four courses per semester.


Send a letter of application, C.V., three letters of recommendation, a writing sample, and digital portfolio to:


Seth C. Bruggeman

Department of History

Temple University

Attn: Public History Search

908 Gladfelter Hall (025-24)

1115 West Berks Street

Philadelphia, PA 19122-6089


Faxed or emailed applications will not be accepted. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply.


Contact: Seth Bruggeman
Website: None
Primary Category: Public History
Secondary Categories: Digital Humanities
Posting Date: 04/04/2013
Closing Date 05/01/2013