Posting Summary: The Corcoran Department of History seeks applications to fill non-tenure track Lecturer and Instructor positions during the 2016-2017 academic year. Subject areas of particular need include, but are not limited to, the history of the early American republic, South Asia, twentieth-century Europe, and the Middle East. Compensation may take the form of part-time salary with part-time benefits or full-time salary with full-time benefits, depending upon the number of courses taught. A terminal degree is expected but not required. Candidates must have a strong commitment to teaching. The initial one-year appointment may be renewable for an additional year contingent upon funding, satisfactory performance, and departmental teaching needs. Applications will be considered beginning June 2, 2016. To apply, please complete a Candidate Profile online through Jobs@UVa (https://jobs.virginia.edu), and electronically attach the following: a current CV, cover letter, and complete contact information for three professional references. Search on posting #0618521. Questions regarding this position should be directed to: Christian W. McMillen 434.924.6416 email@example.com Questions regarding the online application process should be directed to: L. Kent Merritt 434.924.6380 firstname.lastname@example.org The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment. The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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