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University of Idaho
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Posted: 03/3/2017
History-Lecturer or Visiting Assistant Professor

University of Idaho

History-Lecturer or Visiting Assistant Professor

Location: Moscow

Division/College: College of Letters, Arts & Social Sciences

Employee Category: Faculty

Pay Range: 45,000-47,000

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Position Summary:

The History Department at the University of Idaho ( invites applications for a temporary non-tenure track position as a Lecturer or Visiting Assistant Professor of History. The area of specialization is Ancient Mediterranean World for a one-year non-renewable visiting professorship. Period, region, and sub-fields are all open for consideration.

Visiting Assistant Professors will hold a regular teaching position at another institution, otherwise individuals will be appointed as lecturers.

The appointment dates are August 14, 2017 - May 12, 2018 and will not be continued.

Minimum Qualifications:

PhD in History (department can consider doctoral candidates who have completed all requirements and who will defend their dissertations by date of hire)

Preferred Qualifications:

Demonstrable teaching excellence at the undergraduate level;

Research and teaching interests which complement, and build upon, the department’s present strengths;

Strong interest in interdisciplinary research and collaboration and working across the humanities and sciences;

Strong potential for research productivity, including publications, presentations, and grant writing;

Demonstrated skill to interact effectively with students and faculty;

Capacity to effectively mentor graduate students.

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

Posting Number: F000547P

Posting Date: 03/01/2017

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:

First consideration will be given to applicants who apply by March 24, 2017.

The required 3 letters of reference to be mailed directly to Chair, Search Committee, History Department, University of Idaho, 875 Perimeter Drive MS 3175, Moscow ID 83844

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

To apply, please visit:

EEO Statement

University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer