UW-Eau Claire – Eau Claire Campus
Part Time, Faculty/Instructional
- Official Title: Lecturer
- Job ID: #18109
- Date Posted:
- Apply by: | To ensure consideration, completed applications must be received by deadline. However, screening may continue until position is filled.
History: Lecturer in Global/Modern Europe (60%)
Lecturer. 60% instructional academic staff position in the Department of History for the 2022‑23 academic year beginning with the administrative date of August 22, 2022 (note that classes don’t begin until September 6, 2022). The official title is Lecturer. This is a one-year appointment with salary and benefits commensurate with experience and qualifications.
QUALIFICATIONS: PhD. ABD considered. Strong background in World/Global History and Modern Europe. Demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness. In addition to Modern Europe, fields of specialty of particular interest include imperialism, post-colonial studies, and African and Middle Eastern History.
DUTIES: Duties and responsibilities consist of teaching three courses per semester, including World History (1500-Present), Modern Europe, and upper division Global and European topical courses.
DEPARTMENT: The History Department serves approximately 219 majors and minors in undergraduate programs in History – Liberal Arts, Public History, and Social Studies Teaching – History Emphasis. The Department also serves 10 graduate students, who are pursuing master’s degrees in History and Public History. It is supported by 9 full-time and 2 part-time faculty. The Department’s programs are highly regarded in the state and region, and the faculty is well-known for their scholarship and innovative faculty-student research. Applicants are encouraged to peruse the Department’s website at https://www.uwec.edu/academics/college-arts-sciences/departments-programs/history/
UNIVERSITY and EAU CLAIRE COMMUNITY: UW-Eau Claire, an institution of approximately 11,500 students and 1,400 faculty and staff, is consistently recognized as a top comprehensive university in the Midwest and is widely known as a leader in faculty-undergraduate research and study abroad. We strive for excellence in liberal education and select graduate and professional programs through commitment to teaching and learning and dedication to our core values of diversity, sustainability, leadership, and innovation. The City of Eau Claire, situated at the confluence of the Chippewa and Eau Claire rivers, is at the center of a metropolitan area of approximately 100,000 people located 90 miles east of Minneapolis/St. Paul. The area features beautiful parks and trails, strong public schools, a vibrant arts scene and local food culture, and abundant recreational opportunities.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applications are submitted electronically. Please follow instructions found on the following UW-Eau Claire Web site: https://www.uwec.edu/job-postings/. You must create an account and login before you can apply. If you have not yet registered, click on the "Click here to Register" link to begin the registration process. If you are already a registered user, input your "User Name" and "Password" and select "Login." Click the link to the History: Lecturer (60%) position (Job ID # 18109) and then click the "Apply Now" button to submit your application electronically. Your application will not be considered complete until all required documents are attached and all required fields are completed. Please be sure you have included the following in PDF format:
- Letter of application
- Curriculum vita
- Unofficial graduate school transcript
- Evidence of teaching effectiveness; may include sample syllabi, teaching philosophy and/or teaching evaluations, where appropriate
- Names and contact information for three references
- Consistent with recent recommendations from the American Historical Association, three letters of reference (including one that speaks to teaching) will be requested after the initial review of applications
Please direct requests for additional information to: Patricia Turner, Interim Chair, email@example.com
To ensure consideration, completed applications must be received by April 1, 2022. However, applications will be accepted and screening will continue until position is filled.
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