University of Alabama - Huntsville, History
Lecturer, World History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Alabama, United States|
The History Department at the University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for a lecturer in World History beginning in August 2015. The position is for one-year with the possibility of renewal for a second year. Teaching responsibilities will include introductory survey courses in world history and upper-division and graduate courses in the candidate’s specialty. Ph.D. or A.B.D. in History with focus on European history or non-Western World required. Experience teaching world history preferred. Specialization in eras between 1400 and 1900 preferred. The teaching load is four courses per semester. Send letter of application, c.v., and at least three letters of reference to Stephen Waring, Chair, Department of History, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL 35899 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of application materials will begin 1 June 2015 and will be accepted until the position is filled. We will interview via Skype. Information about the Department, the University, and Huntsville can be found at http://www.uah.edu/colleges/liberal/history/.
The College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences at the University of Alabama in Huntsville comprises 10 departments and 80 full-time faculty. We offer a wide array of programs in the arts, humanities, and social sciences including 25 B.A. programs, four M.A. programs, and two certificate programs. The college has also led the way in creating several inter-disciplinary minors, such as Women’s and Gender Studies, Global Studies, and Science, Technology, and Society. Our class sizes are relatively small and our collegial faculty are committed to our students’ successes. In 2013-14 we awarded 189 B.A.’s, 35 M.A.’s, and seven certificates.
The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a Very High Research Activity institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Nursing, and Science. Huntsville maintains one of the highest per capita incomes and standards of living in the Southeast. It is a national center of aerospace and high technology research and is home to NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center. Huntsville and surrounding communities present many opportunities for healthcare research and professional practice. The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer/ minorities/ females/ veterans/ disabled.
Stephen Waring, Chair, Department of History, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL 35899 or email@example.com.
|Primary Category:||World History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||African History / Studies
Asian History / Studies
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies
Early Modern History and Period Studies
East Asian History / Studies
Islamic History / Studies
Middle East History / Studies
South Asian History / Studies
Arabic History / Studies
Modern European History / Studies