The History Department in the College of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences seeks applicants for various adjunct positions for the 2018-19 academic year. Adjunct Professors (who teach 1-4 courses per year) may be assigned to teach classes either on-ground through our undergraduate program or on-line through our Division of Online and Continuing Education. Courses are available in European, American, and Global/Comparative history at the undergraduate level.
Successful candidates will demonstrate passionate engagement in their own practice, research, and scholarly activities, as well as relevant teaching experience. The History Department currently offers a diverse array of courses from Ancient Greece and Medieval Europe to nineteenth-century Latin America and contemporary U.S. history. The University of Massachusetts Lowell is committed to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff, and student populations. The History Department seeks candidates who can contribute to that goal. We encourage you to apply and identify your strengths in this area.
Minimum Qualifications (Required):
Applicants must have an M.A. in History, or closely related disciplines by the start of the appointment to be considered
Ph.D. in History or closely-related discipline
Teaching experience in higher education
Prior experience with Blackboard or other LMS systems
Ability to teach one or more of the following courses:
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received.
Please include a CV, cover letter, teaching statement/philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and sample publications in peer-reviewed journals with your application. Names and contact information of three references will be required during the application process.
Internal Number: 496916
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