College of Liberal Arts and Sciences- Lecturer in Human Rights: Global Studies Program ( F1800052 )

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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences- Global Studies


The LAS-Global Studies Program is seeking a full-time Lecturer to contribute to: 1) the development and teaching of core courses for the undergraduate program in Global Studies, 2) the advising and mentoring of Global Studies majors, and 3) general program development and support. Candidates should be able to teach an introductory Global Studies course, social-science based research methods, and courses in Human Rights and other areas of specialization. This is a non-tenure track, 10-month position, renewable yearly based on funding and strong performance reviews.

Minimum Education and Work Experience

PhD degree required by the start date. Degree should be in International or Global Studies, Geography, Sociology, Economics, Anthropology, or related Social Science, with a focus on Human Rights, Development Studies, Global Health, Culture and Communication, or Environment and Sustainability. Preferred areas of expertise: Human Rights, Culture and Communication, and/or Environment and Sustainability. Preferred experience: relevant teaching in traditional and non-traditional environments (e.g., online, blended, field), academic advising, and/or international education program development.

To apply, create your candidate profile through and upload application materials. To ensure full consideration, materials (letter of interest, CV and names of three professional references) must be received by May 31, 2018. Start date is August 16, 2018. Salary is commensurate with experience. For further information regarding application procedures, you may contact Valerie Paceley at [email protected] .

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The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit To learn more about the University's commitment to diversity, please visit

College Name or Administrative Unit: Liberal Arts and Sciences
Category: Faculty and Other Academic
Title: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences- Lecturer in Human Rights: Global Studies Program ( F1800052 )
Organization Name: Global Studies Prog and Courses





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Posted: 5/18/2018
Application Due: 6/1/2018
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