Missouri State University, History
Emergency Hire for an Instructor in Ancient Near East for AY 15-16
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Missouri, United States|
~The Instructor NT is a non-tenure track position with responsibilities to teach full-time and to provide appropriate service. The Instructor NT may participate in research or creative activities.
~Teach three courses per semester and do minimal service. Will teach the first half of the World History Survey and upper level courses in Ancient Near East. Must be able to teach Ancient Egypt.
~An earned terminal degree or the degree required for teaching in certain disciplines is required. Potential or demonstrated teaching ability is required. A willingness to serve the academic unit, college, and the University is required. The ability to develop knowledge of, respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds is required.
~~The Department of History at Missouri State University invites applications for a ¾ one year renewable instructor to teach upper level courses in the Ancient Near East and the first half of the World History Survey. The candidate must be able to teach upper level courses in Ancient Egypt and the Near East. The appointment will begin on August 10, 2015. Applicants must be ABD or hold a Ph.D. in history or a related field.
Submit a cover letter, academic vita, graduate transcripts, three letters of recommendation, and a syllabus for an upper level course and a survey course in World History to 1600. All applications must be completed on-line; no paper submissions will be accepted. http://jobs.missouristate.edu/postings/21002
Employment will require a criminal background check. Priority will be given to applications submitted by July 24th, 2015. Review of the applicants will continue until the position is filled.
Missouri State University is an equal opportunity/ affirmative action/ female/ veterans/ disability employer and institution. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and inclusive faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourage applications from women, persons from underrepresented ethnic and racial groups, individuals with disabilities and veterans.
Dr. Kathleen Kennedy
|Primary Category:||Ancient History