Lecturer in Indigenous History - 19000002ED

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Chattanooga, TN

ID: 7063214
Posted: January 23, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Description

The Department of History at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, College of Arts and Sciences, invites applications for a full-time lecturer position in Indigenous History to begin August 1, 2020.



This is a one-year appointment with the possibility of renewal. Teaching load is 4/4.


Qualifications

The successful candidate will possess the following requirements:

PhD in History or a related field. Individuals who are “all but dissertation” (ABD) will be considered; however, the degree must be awarded within twelve months of the first semester of employment.
Ability to teach introductory survey courses in World history.
Ability to teach Native American history.
Ability to teach advanced courses in area of specialty.
Ability to teach historical methods courses.
Willingness and ability to engage in alternative modes of instruction, including online.
Willingness to engage in assisting the UTC campus in its ability to reach additional goals as specified in UTC’s Strategic Plan including a demonstrable commitment to diversity and inclusion.


Application Procedures



Applicants should prepare to submit the following information within our online application system for consideration:

Introductory letter of interest;
CV, including up-to-date, personal contact information (email, phone, etc.);
Additionally, candidates will need to include names, titles, and email addresses for three (3) references for confidential letters of recommendation to be requested.


Review of applications will begin on February 24, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.



Applications must be submitted electronically through the UTC Faculty Career Site.





The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is the second largest school in the University of Tennessee System, serving a diverse student body of more than 11,000 undergraduate and graduate students through five academic colleges. UTC offers a unique blend of private and public school traditions and is a driving force for achieving excellence, embracing diversity, inspiring positive change, and enriching the community. Since its founding as Chattanooga University in 1886, UTC has developed a reputation for excellence built on an unusual blend of the private and public traditions of American higher education. For more than 83 years, the university was a private school. In 1969, UTC became part of the state university system. Today, UTC is on a journey to excellence - boldly embracing a passion for excellence in all things and focused on changing lives and transforming communities. The UTC commitment—each and every day—is to earn the trust and confidence of those we serve. Our goal is to make a difference in our community and in the lives of our students.



 

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