University of Nebraska - Omaha, History
Visiting Assistant Professor, Medieval Europe
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Nebraska, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
The Department of History of the University of Nebraska at Omaha seeks applicants for a temporary, one-year position as a visiting assistant professor beginning August 2011, in the field of medieval European history. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching four classes each semester, including three sections of World Civilizations to 1500. The fourth course each semester will be an upper-division course on a medieval topic to be selected in consultation with the department chair. The salary for this position is $42,000, plus benefits. Ph.D. in medieval history by the time of appointment is required; teaching experience and scholarly publications preferred. The successful applicant will be expected to help support UNO's Medieval/Renaissance Studies Program.
The university and department have a strong commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from members of under-represented groups and strongly encourage women and persons of color to apply for this position.
Applications must include (1) a cover letter describing teaching and research interests, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a detailed proposal or syllabus for an upper-division course, (4) phone numbers, email addresses, and USPS addresses of all referees, and (5) three confidential letters of recommendation to be sent by referees or a university placement office.
Cover letter, curriculum vitae, course proposal, and list of references must be submitted electronically: www.unomaha.edu, click on Employment, then Current Job Openings–Apply (in red).
Please also submit hard copies of all application materials (items 1 through 5) to: Professor Jeanne Reames, Search Committee Chair, Department of History, University of Nebraska at Omaha, 6001 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68182-0213. Applications will be considered beginning June 10, 2011.
Dr. Jeanne Reames
6001 Dodge St.
Omaha NE 68182-0213
|Primary Category:||Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||Women, Gender, and Sexuality
World History / Studies