AccueilModern France from the Revolution to the Present – Part-time teaching post at New York University (NYU) Paris

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Publié le lundi 28 mai 2018 par Céline Guilleux

Résumé

NYU Paris is seeking a part-time lecturer to teach the following undergraduate course in History: “Modern France from the Revolution to the Present”. The course covers changes over time in politics, culture, and social life and pays particular attention to the successive crises that have challenged France's stature, stability, and republican model. These crises include the recurring revolutionary upheavals, the challenges to the nation’s imperial ambitions, the Dreyfus Affair, the two world wars, and the traumas of Vichy and the Algerian war. We also examine the evolving meaning of French citizenship and national identity, conflicts between religion and the republic, and France's efforts post-war to establish and anchor a European community.

Annonce

Location Paris, France

Description

NYU Paris is seeking a part-time lecturer to teach the following undergraduate course in History: "Modern France from the Revolution to the Present." The course covers changes over time in politics, culture, and social life and pays particular attention to the successive crises that have challenged France's stature, stability, and republican model. These crises include the recurring revolutionary upheavals, the challenges to the nation’s imperial ambitions, the Dreyfus Affair, the two world wars, and the traumas of Vichy and the Algerian war. We also examine the evolving meaning of French citizenship and national identity, conflicts between religion and the republic, and France's efforts post-war to establish and anchor a European community.

Teaching commences in September 2018; courses meet for 3 hours a week for a 14.5 week term.  The course is taught in English.

NYU Paris is one of 11 study away academic centers in the NYU Global Network.   Students at NYU Paris participate in an immersive study away program while earning credits towards their degree. To learn more about NYU Paris please visit the website at https://www.nyu.edu/paris.html.

Qualifications

Candidates must have a Ph.D. or equivalent in History and two to three years relevant teaching experience.

The appointed person will have full responsibility for teaching and coordinating the course. The course is taught in a seminar, discussion-based style and offered to undergraduate students, mostly in their second or third year of study. All students are NYU students enrolled in NYU degrees in New York, Abu Dhabi or Shanghai who come to study at NYUParis for one semester. Classes take place at our Academic Centre in Paris.

Application Instructions

All applications must be made online through Interfolio ByCommittee at apply.interfolio.com/50412. If you are new to using Interfolio Faculty Search you may find the following guide useful: Job Applicant's Guide to Interfolio Faculty Search

Applications must include: (1) a cover letter, (2) C.V., and (3) course outline or synopsis; please be sure to note in particular any relevant teaching experience.

Candidates must be eligible to work in France.

Current NYU Paris faculty are encouraged to apply.  Priority deadline for NYU Paris faculty: May 11 2018.

This institution is using Interfolio's Faculty Search to conduct this search. Applicants to this position receive a free Dossier account and can send all application materials, including confidential letters of recommendation, free of charge.

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Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

The University is an equal opportunity employer committed to equity, diversity and social inclusion.

Dates

  • Open Date Apr 26, 2018
  • Close Date May 31, 2018

Lieux

  • Paris, France (75)

Dates

  • jeudi 31 mai 2018

Mots-clés

  • Modern History, France, undergraduate teaching

URLS de référence

Source de l'information

  • Beth Epstein
    courriel : be16 [at] nyu [dot] edu

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