Farley Distinguished Visiting Scholar in History
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Simon Fraser University
|Job category||Visiting fellowship / Professorship / Fixed term|
|AOS||Any area of history, understood to include studies of the past, including the recent past|
History of Philosophy
|Location||Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada|
|Start date||flexible within the 2018-19 Academic year|
The Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences at Simon Fraser University invites applications for the Farley Distinguished Visiting Scholar in History for the 2018-19 academic year. The Farley Distinguished Visiting Scholar is dedicated to the teaching of history, which is understood to include studies of the past, including the recent past, carried out within the departments and programs of the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences.
The Farley Distinguished Visiting Scholar is appointed as a Visiting Faculty Member for any two terms in an academic year. SFU operates year-round, with Fall, Winter, and Summer terms. The Visiting Scholar will be expected to have extensive interaction with faculty and students. S/he will normally teach at least one course or other type of relevant class. It is also expected that the Visiting Scholar will engage in public outreach, which could consist of a public lecture or take some other form. The stipend for the Farley Distinguished Visiting Scholar is CAD $45,000.
Applications should include a current CV and a cover letter outlining the following:
(1) the desired home department
(2) a research plan for the tenure of the Visiting Scholar position;
(3) a brief description of an advanced undergraduate/graduate level course. (Please note that students from a range of disciplinary backgrounds will be able to register for the course.);
(4) a brief account of the topic of the public lecture or of another form of public outreach; and
(5) names of 3 referees.
Review of applications will begin on July 10, 2017.
Simon Fraser University is committed to the principle of equity in employment and offers equal opportunities to qualified women and men, including visible minorities, Aboriginal Peoples and persons with disabilities.
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|How to apply|
Applications will be received both electronically and via regular mail at Farley Distinguish Visiting Scholar Committee Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences AQ 6155 Simon Fraser University 8888 University Drive Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6
|Email to apply|
|Deadline for full consideration:||
July 10, 2017, 12:00am PST
(applications under review)
|Hard deadline||No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)|
|Web address for more information||http://www.sfu.ca/fass/news/stories/applications-f...|
|Contact name||Lisa Shapiro|
|Time created||May 19, 2017, 8:06am EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||December 4, 2017, 4:42pm PST|
|Last updated||May 19, 2017, 8:06am EST|
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This institution has indicated that the position advertised will not follow the APA's recommended job market calendar. An explanation, if provided, appears below.
This is a visiting position for a faculty member with a continuing position elsewhere. The schedule conforms to the normal processes around sabbatical planning.