The Department of History at Franciscan University of Steubenville (FUS) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in History to begin August 2023. FUS is an academically excellent and passionately Catholic university in the Franciscan tradition, located 24 miles west of Pittsburgh International Airport. The successful candidate must possess a Ph.D. or equivalent in American History or a related discipline at the time of employment.  Candidates must be committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service, and will support the Franciscan Mission of the University. Preference will be given to candidates prepared to teach the primary field of American History, with possible subfields in South Asian,  Middle Eastern, military or diplomatic history.

To apply, please submit the following:

  • letter of application,
  • curriculum vitae,
  • statement of teaching philosophy,
  • statement of understanding of the mission of Franciscan University of Steubenville,
  • three letters of reference,
  • and official transcripts.

All materials must be submitted electronically to Dr. Kimberly Georgedes, Search Committee, via clibetti@franciscan.edu. Review of completed applications begins October 14, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.

For additional information, see https://www.franciscan.edu/HR/faculty-openings/.  Franciscan University of Steubenville is committed to principles of equal opportunity and is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply for this job email your details to clibetti@franciscan.edu

About Franciscan University of Steubenville

It should be a calling, a vocation. Through pursuing a career with Franciscan University, you’ll have the opportunity to be a part of a visionary organization in service of the Catholic Church, society, and culture.

At Franciscan University you will work for and with the Church, alongside like-minded men and women who share your values and your desire to transform the culture. You’ll be challenged by the work and rewarded by the fruit it bears. You’ll be part of an institution that Francis Cardinal Stafford, former president of the Pontifical Council of the Laity, described as “central to the reform and the renewal of the Catholic Church after the Second Vatican Council.”