Tenure-track Position in History

The History and Civilizations Department invites exceptional candidates to apply for a tenure-track position in history. We are interested in candidates who specialize in the History of the Pacific with a focus on the Americas.

AUBG is an American-style liberal arts university accredited in Bulgaria and the United States. We expect candidates to be outstanding teachers with the potential to publish research internationally.

AUBG was founded in 1991 following the fall of communism to educate students about life in a democratic society. Today, AUBG has recommitted to its founding mission by establishing the Center for Information, Democracy, and Citizenship. We are especially interested in hearing from candidates excited about working in a region where an appreciation of history is crucial to sustaining a democratic society.

We invite applications from candidates at the rank of Assistant Professor or higher.

We base salaries on rank and qualifications.

This position is subject to budget approval.


A Ph.D. in History or a related area is required. Candidates who are near the completion of their dissertation are welcome to apply.

We prefer candidates with undergraduate teaching experience or experience in the American liberal arts-style of education and a record of publications or scholarly research.


AUBG is located in Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria. We are a selective, residential institution with a diverse student body consisting of around 1,000 students from over 40 countries. English is the language of instruction. Many of our graduates continue their education at prestigious universities in the United States and Europe. Others have contributed to the private and public sectors in the region and worldwide.

For further information about us, please visit the AUBG website: www.aubg.edu.


Candidates should submit the following to [email protected]:

  1. An application form (available here);
  2. An application letter explaining how they meet the requirements for this position; and,
  3. A CV that includes a list of courses taught previously and publications.

We may request additional materials at a later date.

We shall review applications immediately and continue until the position is filled. We shall give preference to applications received before 22 January 2023.