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Monday, March 12, 2012
JOB: University of Iowa
Lecturer in Sport Studies
The University of Iowa is seeking a sport studies scholar for a three-year renewable lectureship teaching in the sport studies curriculum of the Department of American Studies. The position is effective August 2012.
The teaching load is three undergraduate courses each semester; teaching assignments might include Inequality in Sport; Women, Sport and Culture; Sport in America after 1900; and Race and Ethnicity in Sport. Teaching in the summer session for additional salary is also a possibility. Some undergraduate advising will be expected.
Applicants must hold a PhD or equivalent in the area of sport studies. Evidence of teaching in the area of sport studies is desirable.
Applicants should send or email a letter of introduction, a curriculum vitae, and names and contact information for three references to Susan Birrell, Department of American Studies, 210 Jefferson Building, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 or firstname.lastname@example.org . Review of applications will begin April 1, 2012 and continue until the position is filled.
The University of Iowa is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. The Department of American Studies and the College of the Liberal Arts and Sciences are strongly committed to gender and ethnic diversity; the strategic plans of the University and College reflect this commitment. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. For further information on the department, please visit our web page athttp://www.uiowa.edu/~amstud/.