Tenure Track Professor, History – Asbury University

Assistant or Associate Professor of History – Asbury University, Wilmore, KY

Description: The Department of History and Social Sciences invites applicants with expertise in non-Western fields, digital humanities, or public history.

Responsibilities: Teach twenty-four credit hours (introductory and upper-level courses) in an academic year, primarily in face-to-face but occasionally in online modalities; contribute scholarship in their field; advise students in the history majors; and serve on assigned department and university committees.


Requirements: Completed or near-completed Ph.D., commitment to undergraduate liberal arts learning, interdisciplinary collegiality, scholarly productivity, Christian faith, and pedagogical approaches that increase representation of marginalized historical voices. A committed and dynamic Christian faith is vital along with the ability to support the University’s theological position, lifestyle standards and mission.


Institutional Commitment: Asbury University is an independent, Christian, liberal arts university in the Wesleyan-Holiness tradition. In the desire to be a more inclusive community, reflective of the Kingdom of God, we especially encourage applications from women and from candidates from various ethnic backgrounds. At Asbury University, employees must display a committed and dynamic Christian faith along with the ability to support the University’s theological position, lifestyle standards, and mission. Candidates must agree, support and adhere to University policies and procedures – including the Faculty Manual, Community Standards Guidelines, Human Sexuality Statement, and the Standard of Conduct for employees. Asbury University does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, or handicap in its educational programs, activities, or employment practices.


Inquiry Process: Questions may be directed to Human Resources, Asbury University at human.resources@asbury.edu.


Interested candidates should email a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and a
statement describing their personal Christian faith to human.resources@asbury.edu or mail to:


Asbury University
Human Resources
1 Macklem Drive
Wilmore, KY 40390

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