Lecturer in Human Rights Program

The University of Chicago in Illinois

Deadline March 31, 2014
Date Posted February 19, 2014
Type Non tenure track
Salary 42999-43000
Employment Type Full-time

Human Rights: The Human Rights Program at the University of Chicago is accepting applications for a one-year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year, lectureship to begin Autumn Quarter 2014. Only applicants who receive their doctoral degree by September 2014 will be considered. The Human Rights Program seeks a scholar with an inter-disciplinary approach, with research interests and teaching experience in one or more regional or thematic areas pertaining to human rights and/or humanitarian politics. Responsibilities include the design and teaching of three courses over three terms, participation in the activities of the Human Rights Program, and advising a small number of bachelor's or master's theses. The salary is $43,000 plus applicable University benefits, a $2,000 research account, and a small relocation allowance. Applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago Academic Careers web site at http://academiccareers.uchicago.edu and select requisition number 02051. Applicants are required to upload the following materials: cover letter; curriculum vitae; a dissertation chapter and/or an article that has been published or accepted for publication. Please have two or three letters of recommendation uploaded directly to the Human Rights Program website (https://humanrights.uchicago.edu/lecturer-recommendation) or sent by mail to Human Rights Lecturer Search Committee, The University of Chicago, 5720 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60637. For more information on the Human Rights Program, see http://humanrights.uchicago.edu Application deadline is March 31, 2014 for receipt of all materials. The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at http://academiccareers.uchicago.edu