Trent University, History
Assistant Professor, Modern British History - Nine Month Limited Term Apppointment - 2013-14
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Modern British History (Peterborough 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.
The successful candidate will teach History 3200Y: Modern British History (two hour weekly lecture and 3 weekly one hour seminars) and History 4360Y: The Era of the Second World War (3 two hour weekly seminars), as well as a two week lecture unit (4 hours of lecture total) in a team-taught first year course with the theme of terror (topic of unit is up to the candidate).
We ask that all application materials be sent electronically. Please send applications, including cover letter, curriculum vitae, and scans of official teaching evaluations (please no selections or personally made summaries) if available, to email@example.com, attention Fiona Harris-Stoertz, Chair, Department of History, Trent University, and arrange to have three letters of reference sent (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.
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