Instructor of History of Technology

The Department of History at Auburn University

Job type: fixed

Application deadline: March 7, 2016

The Department of History at Auburn University invites applicants for one (non-tenure-track) position at the rank of Instructor. The appointee will be primarily responsible for teaching multiple sections of our two-term core undergraduate sequence in the history of technology, Technology and Civilization, but may also teach undergraduate courses in his/her areas of specialization depending on department need. The desired area of specialization within the history of technology is open, but those with expertise in non-US topics are strongly encouraged to apply. The one-year appointment will begin on August 16, 2016, with a possibility of renewal for up to two additional years contingent upon need, funding, and satisfactory performance. Ph.D. in History prior to employment date is desired, but outstanding candidates who are in the final stages of doctoral candidacy will be considered.

Review of applications will begin on March 7, 2016, and will continue until the position is filled.

To apply for this position, please visit Applicants will be required to attach a letter of application, graduate transcripts, vita, teaching portfolio, and the contact information for three recommendation writers.

The candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and to continue working legally for the proposed term of employment; excellent communications skills required.

Auburn University is an EEO/Vet/Disability Employer

Posted: February 23, 2016