Boston University, Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies

Position ID:BU-Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies-LECT [#27291]
Position Title: Lecturer
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Boston, Massachusetts 02215, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Jewish Studies / Jewish Studies/Holocaust Studies
Appl Deadline:2024/03/30 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2024/03/05, listed until 2024/08/22)
Position Description:    

The Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies at Boston University seeks a full-time Lecturer in Jewish Studies/Holocaust Studies, beginning September 2024.  Responsibilities include teaching and curricular development of beginning Jewish Studies classes, as well as the ability to teach interdisciplinary Holocaust Studies courses, including literature, film and history. Minimum requirements include a PhD in Jewish Studies or related fields; demonstrated excellence in college-level teaching for at least three years; knowledge of current issues and scholarship in Jewish Studies and in Holocaust and Genocide Studies.  The successful candidate will also demonstrate ability to integrate our Jewish Studies and Holocaust, Genocide and Human Right Studies programs with other units on campus, and to contribute to curriculum development at the Elie Wiesel Center.  The position offers a professional career track with possibility of growth. Please visit the following website for more information about the Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies:

Please submit via a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, a statement of teaching philosophy, 3 complete sets of recent evaluations, and two or three syllabi for recent courses you have taught. In addition, we believe that the cultural and social diversity of our Department is vitally important to the excellence of our academic programs and we request a statement from candidates on how they incorporate diversity and inclusiveness in their teaching and research. Applications submitted through a website other than AcademicJobsOnline will not be considered. The application deadline is March 30, 2024.

Boston University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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147 Bay State Road
Boston, MA 02215