Texas Christian University, History
One-year lecturer, US history
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Texas, United States|
Texas Christian University invites applications for a one-year lecturer position in U.S. history beginning fall 2017. The teaching load is four courses per semester, at least three of which will be surveys, though candidates should suggest areas in which they could offer upper-division courses. The department seeks applicants who can demonstrate an ability to teach both halves of the U.S. survey course (before and after 1877), and possibly one or more of the additional introductory U.S. history courses: Multicultural America, The African-American Experience, and Latinos/as in U.S. History. Candidates should have a completed Ph.D. in history and should provide evidence of strong teaching skills. Review of applications will begin May 29, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled.
TCU, with 10,000 students, is an independent, highly selective teaching and research university with a dedication to academic freedom. It is located four miles from downtown Fort Worth, part of a metropolitan area of seven million people and highly ranked as one of the most livable cities in the U.S.
Applications should be submitted through the TCU Human Resources website at https://tcu.igreentree.com/CSS_Faculty. Fill out personal/contact information and voluntary survey and then upload a letter of application, CV, and a sample syllabus. Please have two confidential letters of reference emailed directly from the reviewer or dossier service to firstname.lastname@example.org.
As an AA/EEO employer, TCU recruits, hires, and promotes qualified persons in all job classifications without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ethnic origin, disability, genetic information, covered veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.
Questions regarding the position should be addressed to the search committee chair, Alan Gallay (email@example.com). Questions regarding the application process or uploading documents should be directed to TCU Human Resources at 817-257-7790.
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies