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Current Job Opportunities

South Asian History:  Fordham University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor in the history of modern South Asia with an emphasis on the history of science, technology and medicine. The position, based at our Rose Hill Campus, will start in Fall 2022. Candidates should demonstrate a robust research program and must be able to offer a range of both undergraduate and graduate level courses. The Department of History is committed to creating a vibrant and inclusive educational environment and to supporting the success and well-being of students and colleagues of all backgrounds. 

Applications should include a CV, a writing sample, names and emails of three references, and a teaching portfolio (with sample syllabi and a teaching statement). All of these materials should be submitted through Interfolio by 15 December 2021. The successful candidate is expected to have the PhD in hand by August 2022. Questions should be directed to the Chair of the Search Committee, Associate Professor Grace Shen, at

Fordham is an independent, Catholic University in the Jesuit tradition committed to excellence through diversity. Fordham is an equal opportunity employer, and we especially encourage women, people of color, veterans and people with disabilities to apply.