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Adjunct Instructor (Multiple Positions)

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Position Details

Position Information

Title Adjunct Instructor (Multiple Positions)
Department History (0415)
Medical Sub-Speciality
Location Main Campus
Position Summary

The Department of History is celebrating 100 years of teaching and learning history at the University of Arizona. We are ranked in the top 10 in Latin American history, and we won the American Historical Association’s 2011 Equity Award.

The History Department seeks an Adjunct Instructor to teach and/or assist in a class in a subject matter of expertise, prepare a syllabus, develop and grade exams, assign projects, coach students and more.

The University of Arizona has been ranked on Forbes 2015 list of America’s Best Employers in the United States and has been awarded the 2015 Work-Life Seal of Distinction by the Alliance for Work-Life Progress! For more information about working at the University of Arizona, please click here.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Teach or assist in a class of subject matter or expertise
  • Prepare a syllabus
  • Develop and grade exams
  • Assign projects
  • Coach students
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications
  • Masters Degree in History
Preferred Qualifications
  • Ph.D in History
Rank Instructor
Tenure Information
FLSA Exempt
FTE .20
Full Time/Part Time Part Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week 8
Benefits Eligible
Posted Rate of Pay DOE
Job Category Faculty
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F20667
Number of Vacancies Multiple
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates
Open Date 09/28/2016
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Review Begins On 10/10/2016
Special Instructions Summary
Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. We translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we encourage diverse candidates to apply, including people of color, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff, and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Can you perform the essential functions (job duties) of this position with or without accommodation?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • ArizonaDiversity.com
    • Careerbuilder.com
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • HigherEdsJobs.com
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Indeed.com
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  3. * Upon hire, will you have a Master's degree or higher in History?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Upon hire will you have a PhD in History?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents