Assistant Professor, Humanities
Faculty of Arts and Science
Competition #: 14.11.156
MacEwan University inspires students through a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences. Located in culturally enriched, downtown Edmonton, our comprehensive undergraduate university offers over 65 programs to approximately 12,000 FTE students. With a dedication to teaching excellence informed by scholarly research and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to environmental sustainability and opportunities for community engagement. In support of faculty professional development, unique and enhanced services are provided through the Centre for the Advancement of Faculty Excellence (CAFÉ).
The Department of Humanities in the Faculty of Arts and Science at MacEwan University invites applications for a full-time probationary appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2015, subject to final budgetary approval.
The successful candidate will teach intellectual history or the history of ideas, with scholarly expertise in some aspect of modern Europe. Our new colleague will be expected to offer a range of courses in European history from the sixteenth to the early twentieth centuries. The ideal applicant will also be able to teach in a second humanities discipline (like classics, languages, or philosophy) and help develop multidisciplinary courses.
Preferred candidates will hold a Ph.D. in a relevant area of expertise and will demonstrate a primary commitment to undergraduate teaching and an ongoing research program. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including recent teaching evaluations), statement of research interests, sample of scholarly work, and academic transcripts. Three letters of reference, quoting the competition number, should be sent directly from referees to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to Dr. Edvard Lorkovic, Chair, Department of Humanities, at LorkovicE@macewan.ca.
The annual salary range for a Ph.D. is $72,834 to $115,975. A review of applications will begin December 8, 2014 and will continue until shortlisting is complete.
This position is included under the Faculty Association collective agreement.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.
|Salary||$72,834 to $115,975 per annum|
|Closing Date||A review of applications will begin December 8, 2014 and will continue until shortlisting is complete.|
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Edmonton AB T5J 4S2
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