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 here or sent by mail to Human Rights Lecturer Search Committee, The University of Chicago, 5720 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60637.
Application deadline is March 31, 2014 for receipt of all materials.
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Letter of Recommendation Upload Here