Department International Studies Job Summary
Teach one or two courses for the University of Memphis, generally at the undergraduate level.
THIS POSTING IS NOT A GUARANTEE OF AN OPEN POSITION. Applications for part-time faculty positions are accepted on a continuous basis and reviewed by the department chair when openings become available.
Future teaching assignments are on a term-by-term basis, which may include fall, spring and summer.
Postings close yearly on January 31; to maintain your application within the system, you will need to re-apply each year.
At the time of application, applicants should be prepared to upload a cover letter, resume / CV, references list, statement of teaching philosophy, & an unofficial transcript.
Minimum Position Qualifications
Master’s degree in International Studies or a related discipline with 18 hours of graduate work in International or Global Studies.
PhD preferred. Previous higher education teaching experience, especially online teaching, is strongly desired. Applicants will be teaching the introductory course, covering international and global studies in an interdisciplinary fashion.
Drawing on both the humanities and social sciences, applicants must be able to address different world areas and their connections to help students explore the complexities of the international and global opportunities and challenges that affect our world today.
Applicants may also have opportunities to teach special topics classes on related themes.
Selected candidates must agree to and pass a criminal background check in order to be employed.
Special Conditions Posting Date 03 / 01 / 2019 Closing Date 01 / 31 / 2020 Open Until Screening Begins No Hiring Range From $739 per credit hour Special Instructions to Applicants Is this posting for UofM employees only? No