Thursday, November 12, 2009

University of Missouri - Kansas City - Visiting Assistant Professor, Late Antiquity and Ancient Mediterranean

Source : H-Net online.

The History Department at the University of Missouri - Kansas City invites applications for a nine-month Visiting Assistant Professor position for the 2010-2011 academic year. Research area of expertise in Late Antiquity or Ancient Mediterranean is preferred. The successful candidate will teach a survey course in World History, courses on Ancient Greece and Rome, core courses in the History undergraduate program, and upper-level courses in area of expertise. The teaching load is 3-3. A Ph.D. in History or Classics is preferred, although an ABD with teaching experience may be considered. Depending on funding, this position may be renewable for a second year or become a tenure-track position.

Qualifications : Ph.D. in History or Classics preferred. ABD candidates with exceptional teaching credentials may be considered.

Application Deadline : December 1, 2009.

"The University of Missouri-Kansas City recognizes that a diverse faculty, staff and student body enriches the educational experiences of the entire campus and greater community. To this end, UMKC is committed to recruiting and retaining faculty, students and staff who will further enrich our campus diversity and making every attempt to support their academic, professional and personal success."

"Applicants who are not U.S. citizens must state their current visa and residency status."

"UMKC is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply."

Contact Info :
Gary L. Ebersole, Chair of the History Department
University of Missouri - Kansas City,
203 Cockefair Hall
5100 Rockhill Rd.
Kansas City, MO 64110-2499.
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