The History and Social Sciences Department of Bryant University invites applicants for an Open Rank tenure line position in the areas of European, non-Western, or comparative History to begin August 2019.
Throughout its more than 150-year history, Bryant University has earned a distinguished reputation for innovative academic programs and technology that are marketplace driven and highly attuned to the emerging needs of industry and society. Bryant’s close-knit, student-centered community of scholars delivers challenging academic programs that integrate business and the arts and sciences, with an emphasis on real-world application and a global perspective. Abundant co-curricular opportunities, service learning programs, internships, and practicums allow students to put theory into practice while building character and leadership skills.
Bryant University is comprised of the College of Business and the College of Arts and Sciences. Bryant’s academic programs are distinguished by an integration of business and the arts and sciences with a global perspective.
Bryant is located on a 435-acre campus in Smithfield, RI, which is situated 15 minutes from Providence, RI, and 45 minutes from Boston, MA.
The History and Social Sciences Department has recently undergone an external review of our History degree program and curriculum. In keeping with the recommendations of the external review team, we seek a qualified scholar with demonstrated success at curricular development to assist the Department Chair and Dean in reshaping the program’s curriculum along thematic lines that connect to and support the University mission of educating and inspiring students to discover their passion and become innovative leaders with character around the world.