Instructor Pool - 2013/2014

Adair Village, Benton County / Corvallis, Benton County
Mar 19, 2014

Job Title: Instructor Pool - 2013/2014

This position requires a clear and unambiguous commitment to compliance of all National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) regulations for Division I (FBS) universities: No

Appointment Type: Academic Teaching/Research Faculty

Department: History Department 241230 CLA

Position Summary: The History Department in the School of History & Philosophy invites applications for one or more fixed-term, non-tenure-track full/part-time Instructor positions to teach on a term-by-term basis for the 2013-2014 academic year. Some of these appointments may be reviewed for renewal or transition to an instructional position on an annual basis at the discretion of the Director.

A primary mission of the OSU Department of History is undergraduate education. The department offers the following degrees: B.A. in History, M.A., M.S., and Ph.D. in History of Science. The department offers an undergraduate History minor, with studies in U.S., European, non-European, and non-U.S. The department has approximately 235 undergraduate majors and 8 graduate majors. The faculty includes 18 members.

Position Duties: 100% Teaching:

Instructors may be needed to teach courses in the following areas: Survey of Western Civilization, Survey of U.S. History, as well as more specialized courses in the History and/or History of Science areas.

Position Duties (continued):

Working Conditions/Work Schedule:

Minimum/Required Qualifications: M.A./M.S. in History

Teaching experience at the college or university level

An evident commitment to educational equity.

Preferred (Special) Qualifications: A Ph.D. in History.

A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.

Scholarly Outcomes for Position (academic faculty only):

Posting Date: 04-01-2013

For Full Consideration Date:

Closing Date: 06-15-2014

Recommended Full-Time Salary Range: Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

Special Instructions to Applicants: When applying, you will be required to electronically upload the following documents:

1) A cover letter of application, describing how your experience, qualifications, and interests have prepared you to teach at the university level.

2) A resume/vita including the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three (3) professional references. If you prefer to attach your professional reference information separate from your vita/resume, you may attache it as "Other Document".

For additional information please contact: Dwanee Howard at 541-737-7415 or

Applications will be considered throughout the 2013-2014 academic year.

Oregon State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

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