Trent University, History
Assistant Professor, World History - Nine Month Limited Term - 2013-14
|Institution Type:||College / University|
Asia, Africa, Middle East, Latin America, Atlantic World, or World expansion/exploration (Oshawa campus): The Department of History at Trent University invites applications for a nine month limited term position (subject to budgetary approval) at the Assistant Professor level, to start August 1, 2013. The candidate should have a completed PhD in History at the time of appointment. The Department of History combines strong research with an emphasis on high quality teaching. Trent in Oshawa is a rapidly growing satellite program that has recently moved to a new campus.
The successful candidate will teach a specialized full year course open to third and fourth year students, plus EITHER a first year introduction to world history OR a second year survey course (for example African History, Latin America, History of the Middle East, Atlantic World, or World expansion, depending on the specialty of the candidate). Area and theme of specialization are open.
We ask that all application materials be sent electronically. Please send applications, including cover letter (please include a brief description of courses you would like to teach), curriculum vitae, and scans of official teaching evaluations (please no selections or personally made summaries) if available, to firstname.lastname@example.org, attention Fiona Harris-Stoertz, Chair, Department of History, Trent University, and arrange to have three letters of reference sent by the referees (preferably from academic email addresses) to the same email address. References sent for summer teaching positions can be re-used upon request. All email received will be acknowledged. The deadline for receipt of applications is May 15, 2013.
TrentUniversityis actively committed to creating a diverse and inclusive campus community and encourages applications from qualified candidates from the following groups: women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, and Aboriginal persons.
In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.
|Primary Category:||World History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||African History / Studies
Asian History / Studies
Atlantic History / Studies
Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies
Middle East History / Studies