University of Tennessee - Knoxville, History
Lecturer - World and Africa
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Tennessee, United States|
The Department of History at the University of Tennessee seeks a Lecturer with teaching and research expertise in the history of Africa. The Lecturer appointed will be responsible for a total of six courses in fall 2023 and spring 2024, three per semester, with no additional service expectation. The teaching assignment for fall 2023 will be two sections of a world history survey, either World Civilizations to 1500 or World Civilizations after 1500, and one section of an upper division course on Africa. The assignment for spring 2024 will be the same.
The Lecturer must have Ph.D. in hand by 1 August 2023.
Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching success, an example syllabus, and contact information for two references. Materials should be submitted via Interfolio to apply.interfolio.com/123274 by April 28. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Renewal of this appointment for a second year is possible, based on performance and budget allocations.
All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment and admission without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, and parental status, or any other characteristic protected by federal or state law. In accordance with the requirements of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the University of Tennessee affirmatively states that it does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, or disability in its education programs and activities, and this policy extends to employment by the university. Inquiries and charges of violation of Title VI (race, color, and national origin), Title IX (sex), Section 504 (disability), the ADA (disability), the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (age), sexual orientation, or veteran status should be directed to the Office of Equity and Diversity, 1840 Melrose Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37996-3560, telephone 865-974-2498. Requests for accommodation of a disability should be directed to the ADA Coordinator at the Office of Equity and Diversity.
Denise Phillips, Search Chair
|Primary Category:||World History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||African History / Studies