University of Memphis, History
Instructor in African, Asian or European history
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Tennessee, United States|
Instructor in African, Asian or European history. The Department of History at The University of Memphis invites applicants for a non-tenure track instructorship in any non-American field of history to start August 2013. We are particularly interested in candidates who could offer courses on China, East Asia, Africa, India, ancient, or world history.
The position is a one-year appointment with a 4/4 teaching load, renewable annually with full benefits. Responsibilities include creating and teaching undergraduate and graduate history courses for the History Online Degree Program, as well as teaching in the classroom. Applicants must have a Ph.D. by the time of the appointment.
Initial review of applications will begin on March 19, 2013 and may continue until the position is filled. Preliminary interviews applicants will be conducted by phone. Candidates will be brought to campus for final interviews.
The application process is online at https://workforum.memphis.edu Choose "Full-Time Faculty," then "Instructor in African, Asian, or European history."
All applicants will be expected to have at hand, ready for immediate upload:
- Cover Letter
- Short excerpt from the applicant’s dissertation/book/article
- Reference list with contact information (including email addresses) for three professional references
The University of Memphis, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that strongly encourages applications from women and minorities, is a metropolitan research institution that offers competitive pay and benefits.
For more information about the Department of History, see: http://www.memphis.edu/history.
Please contact search committee chair, Stephen Stein, with any questions at mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org or 901-678-2522.
|Primary Category:||World History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||African History / Studies
Asian History / Studies
Cultural History / Studies
Diplomacy and International Relations
East Asian History / Studies
South Asian History / Studies
Chinese History / Studies