Pro tem Instructor of International Studies - Open
Faculty - Pro Tempore
Social Science, International Studies
Global (International) Studies
Review of Applications Begins
Sept. 7, 2021 first review; applications will be reviewed as need
Special Instructions to Applicants
Please include a CV or resume; brief cover letter indicating your
areas of expertise and evidence of successful teaching (such as
inclusive practices); and contact information for three
The University of Oregon and the Department of Global Studies are
committed to creating a more inclusive and diverse institution and
seek candidates with demonstrated potential to contribute
positively to its diverse community. The Department of Global
Studies, University of Oregon invites applicants for its open Pro
Tem instructor and Pro Tem faculty pool, which we establish to have
applications on file when openings become available.
The appointee will most likely teach in the Department of Global
(International) Studies of one or two classes in fall term.
Teaching will be primarily at the undergraduate level but may
involve assignment at the graduate level. The full time course load
is nine courses per year, three per term. Instructional needs would
most likely be in lower-division courses, including large lecture
courses. The department anticipates hiring an instructor to teach
Perspectives on International Development, GLBL 240, (introduction
to major ideologies, theories, historical processes, and
contemporary challenges in international development).
The Department of Global Studies may have occasional additional
needs in courses related to globalization, development,
environment, communication, health and human rights.
Advising students in office hours and participation in assessment
as part of teaching duties are expectations of the appointments.
Pro Tem faculty are not required but are welcome to participate in
departmental service. Positions are for one year or less, with the
possibility of renewal for up to three years based on need and
performance. Please note the limitations on concurrent faculty
employment and student status in the same department:
- Master's Degree in International or Global Studies or a closely
- Demonstrated successful college-level teaching experience
appropriate to our needs and to our existing programs.
- Ability to work effectively with faculty, staff, and students
from diverse backgrounds.
- Ph.D. in social sciences or a related field.
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package to eligible employees, including health insurance,
retirement plans and paid time off. For more information about
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