Lecturer - History

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Position Title Lecturer - History External Link to Posting http://jobs.uncw.edu/postings/13375 Department History - 32231 Vacancy Number 16F-211 Position Number 6042 Location of Workplace Main UNCW Campus Brief Summary of Work for this Position

The History Department of the University of North Carolina Wilmington invites applications for a full-time lecturer in the history of the ancient Mediterranean world for a one-year appointment beginning August 12, 2019. All sub-fields and specializations within this field are welcome, provided the candidate has demonstrated capacity to teach courses in classical and ancient Mediterranean history. Candidates should be prepared to teach lower-division Western Civilization surveys as well as upper-division courses in ancient history. Faculty members at the rank of Lecturer in the Department teach eight undergraduate courses per academic year (4-4).

Minimum Requirements

At the time of appointment, candidates must have an M.A. in History, or in a related field with at least 18 hours of graduate study in History, and teaching experience at the post-secondary level.

Preferred Qualifications

Online teaching experience a plus.

Primary Function of Organizational Unit

A doctoral university situated in the historic port city of Wilmington, UNCW enrolls nearly 17,000 students and offers the opportunity to specialize in ancient history at the M.A. level. https://uncw.edu/hst/

College/School Information

At UNCW, the College of Arts and Sciences provides the vital foundation for the university’s pursuit of excellence. Through our teaching, we educate students for lives of fulfillment in the twenty-first century. Through our research, we advance the state of knowledge and creativity in the arts and sciences. And through our outreach, we improve the quality of life in Southeastern North Carolina and beyond.

University Information

The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to learning through the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. Guided by our Strategic Plan, the university is committed to nurturing a campus culture that reflects its values of diversity and globalization, ethics and integrity, and excellence and innovation. A public institution with nearly 17,000 students, the university is focused on supporting and enhancing the student-centered learning experience that has been a hallmark since its founding in 1947. UNCW offers an array of programs at the baccalaureate and master’s levels, and doctoral programs in marine biology, educational leadership, psychology and nursing practice. UNCW is one of the 17 institutions that make up the UNC System.

EEO Statement

The University of North Carolina at Wilmington is committed to and will provide equality of educational and employment opportunity for all persons regardless of race, sex (such as gender, gender identity, marital status, childbirth, and pregnancy), age, color, national origin (including ethnicity), religion, disability, sexual orientation, political affiliation, veteran status, military service member status, genetic information, or relationship to other university constituents – except where sex, age, or ability represent bona fide educational or occupational qualifications or where marital status is a statutorily established eligibility criterion for State funded employee benefit programs.

Applicant Instructions

To apply, please complete the online application process available at https://jobs.uncw.edu/. In addition, please have three letters of reference sent to Prof. Jarrod Tanny, Department of History, UNCW, 601 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403- 5857. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by March 1, 2019. However, applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Preliminary interviews by video-conferencing will begin in late March. For questions regarding the online application process, email Ms. Meaghan Wright at [email protected] Under North Carolina law, applications and related materials are confidential personnel documents and not subject to public release. UNCW is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Position Type Time-limited Anticipated Ending Date if Time-Limited Positions Job Posting Date 01/28/2019 Priority Consideration Date 03/01/2019 Priority Consideration Information

Priority consideration will be given to applications received by the Priority Date; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Address application documents to Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of 3 Professional References
Optional Documents
    Posting Specific Questions

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    1. * How did you learn of this opportunity with UNC Wilmington?
      • UNCW LinkedIn Page
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    2. * Do you hold a master's degree in history?
      • Yes
      • No
    3. * Please describe your experience teaching courses in ancient Mediterranean history.

      (Open Ended Question)




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    Posted: 4/18/2019
    Application Due: 7/15/2019
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