United States - Twentieth Century. The History Department at the University of Oregon seeks to fill a tenure-track assistant professorship to begin September 16, 2013. We seek innovative, rigorous scholars whose focus is on the history of the United States in the twentieth century. A commitment to excellence in scholarship and teaching is required. Specialists in all subfields are welcome to apply. Ph.D. at time of appointment required. Applications for this position should be submitted online. Send c.v., a letter describing research and teaching interests, a chapter-length writing sample, and three letters of recommendation to https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/1568. To ensure consideration, applications should be received by October 15, 2012. Review of applications will begin on that date and will continue until the position has been filled. The University of Oregon is an AA/EO/ADA institution committed to cultural diversity. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. We seek candidates who share our commitment to diversity and can work effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds.