Postdoctoral Teaching Associate
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-02-18
Title:257-NN - Postdoctoral Teaching Associate
Business Title:Postdoctoral Teaching Associate
Employee Type:Faculty (+) (Fixed Term)
Job Family:Faculty - Academic - Not OT Eligible
Summary of Duties:
The Department of History at Washington State University seeks to hire a postdoctoral teaching associate to teach the university’s core undergraduate course, “The Roots of Contemporary Issues” beginning August 2021, pending budgetary approval. “The Roots of Contemporary Issues” is a history course that helps students make sense of our complex world by focusing on the deep historical roots of present-day issues in global perspective. Applicants should demonstrate their ability to understand historical problems in transnational, comparative, or global perspective and to engage students in discussion relating to the history of the environment, globalization, social inequalities, diverse ways of thinking, and world conflicts.
Teaching duties are as follows:
80% Teach four courses in History per semester through mutual consultation with the Chair.
Successful candidates must have a Ph.D. at time of appointment and should have teaching experience and evidence of a commitment to underrepresented communities.
College of Arts and Sciences
Department of History
Commensurate on education, experience, and University guidelines
Position Term in months:
City, State, Zip:
Pullman, WA 99163
This position has been determined by the department to require a background check
Screening Begin Date:
March 8, 2021
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Applicants must attach the following documents to their online application: 1) resume, 2) cover letter, 3) a one-page teaching statement, and 4) one sample syllabus. Application materials should clearly communicate how the applicant meets all required qualifications and additional requirements. Applicants are required to include contact information for professional references within the application.
Please submit only the following documents in the application:
One-page teaching statement
One sample syllabus (on any subject)
Time Type:Full time
Position Term:9 Month
WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veteran, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.
WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.
WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521 (v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or firstname.lastname@example.org.