University of Missouri - Kansas City, History
Lecturer, Modern France/Francophone World
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Missouri, United States|
The University of Missouri-Kansas City invites applications for a Full-Time Lecturer in the history of modern France/Francophone world (all areas). This one-year appointment begins in 2013-14 with the possibility of renewal for a maximum of three years.
Applicant must hold Ph.D. at time of appointment and be willing to teach large introductory courses and supervise graduate teaching assistants. The successful candidate will develop curricular offerings in the university’s new, interdisciplinary general education program, and upper-division courses for history majors in the candidate’s specialty. Preference will be given to candidates that support existing concentrations, programs, and tracks as well as those who could help diversify and internationalize our curriculum. We are looking for a dynamic teacher-scholar who is committed to bringing his or her research interests into the classroom.
UMKC is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.
Candidates must submit an electronic portfolio that includes a letter of interest, current c.v., graduate transcript, statement of teaching philosophy, a sample of scholarship (article or book/dissertation chapter), and three letters of recommendation by March 15, 2013. Review of applications will begin after March 15 and continue until the position is filled. Interviews will be held virtually.
To apply: Applications will only be accepted online. To apply, please go to: http://www.umkc.edu/jobs. Please combine all application materials, with the exception of the three references as one document for the “Resume” attachment. You will need to use position number 56838 to call up this position for application. The letters of recommendation should be sent to: Prof. Andrew Stuart Bergerson, Department of History, UMKC, 203 Cockefair Hall, 5100 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, MO 64110.
Prof. Andrew Stuart Bergerson
|Primary Category:||French History / Studies
|Secondary Categories:||World History / Studies