University of Houston, Department of History
Non Tenure Track Assistant Professorship in American History.
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Texas, United States|
The Department of History at the University of Houston invites applications for a oneyear non-tenure-track assistant professorship in American history with the possibility of renewal. All specializations within U.S. history will be seriously considered. Teaching responsibilities include both halves of the U.S. survey. The department particularly seeks a candidate with several years full-time experience teaching introductory survey courses in American history. Experience with online teaching is a plus. Additionally, the successful candidate will have administrative responsibility as associate director of the graduate program. This will involve regular collaboration with the director of graduate studies and the graduate advisor. The standard teaching load is two courses per semester. Candidates should have completed the Ph.D. by July 2022, and should have a professional dedication to teaching. We welcome candidates whose experience has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. Contributing to departmental governance is expected. Complete applications should include a letter of introduction, CV, sample syllabi, a statement of teaching philosophy, and the names and contact information for three references. Please direct all inquiries to Dr. Rick Mizelle. Applicants are to apply at jobs.uh.edu under the faculty employment link by November 15, 2021. The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer and is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Qualifications: Candidates should have completed their Ph.D. in History by July 2022 Notes to Applicant: Official transcripts are required for faculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of the final candidate. All positions at the University of Houston are security sensitive and will require a criminal history check.
Name: Dr. Rick Mizelle
Phone: 713 743-0130
|Primary Category:||American History / Studies