Temporary lecturer or Visiting Assistant Professor position
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO
DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY
HISTORY OF MODERN NORTHEAST ASIA ESPECIALLY KOREA, temporary 2012-13 with possibility of extension of 1 year
The Department of History at the University of California, San Diego, (http://history.ucsd.edu/), invites applications for a part time Temporary lecturer or Visiting Assistant Professor position in the history of modern northeast Asia, especially Korea for the academic year 2012-13 with the possibility of extension of 1 year. Candidates will be expected to teach a survey course on modern East Asia, advanced undergraduate lecture courses, and an undergraduate seminar on historiography of modern Korea. Ph.D. preferred, but ABDs will be considered provided that the candidate can show substantial progress towards completion of the dissertation. Salary will be commensurate with experience and publications and in accordance with guidelines of the University of California.
Applicants should submit cover letter, teaching evaluations, C.V and three letters of recommendation (under separate cover) to the attention of Joan Bahrini, Temporary lecturer search, Department of History, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093-0104.
Applicants are welcome to include in their cover letter a personal statement summarizing teaching experience, interests and involvement in scholarly fields, and contributions to diversity.
Review of applications will begin May 1st, 2012 and continue until position is filled. UCSD is an AA/EOE with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity amoung faculty, staff, and students. Scholars who are women, minorities, veterans, and/or people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply. All offers of appointment are contingent upon documentation of employment eligibility in compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986.