Humanities Graduate Teaching GE

Contact Information
Carol Kleinheksel/Office Manager
1431 Johnson Lane
Room 311 Susan Campbell Hall
541 346 4069
Friday, March 24, 2017 - 5:00pm
Open Until Filled: 
Open until filled, review begins on: 
Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 5:00pm
Humanities Program
.40 FTE
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Spring
Academic Year: 

1.  Attend lectures three times a week for HUM 101 or 102  or 103. 

2.  Teach two discussion sections (approximately 25 students each section) of HUM 101, 102, 103 per week.  The program may decide to make some workload changes; final assignments will be clearly outlined in any offer letter.   

3.  Grade examinations and student papers.

4.  Hold weekly office hours. 

5.  Attend weekly meetings with faculty supervisor.

Graduate students pursuing any master’s or doctoral degree may apply.

Preferred Qualifications: 

1.   Admission to a UO graduate program.

2.  Knowledge and understanding of the field of Humanities.

3.  Strong Writing Skills.

4.  Good organizational and record-keekping abilities.

5.  Cross-cultural sensitivity.



Application Procedure: 

Applicants should submit the following items to the Humanities Program office, room 311 Susan Campbell Hall; or by email to or by mail to Humanities Program 1267 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403-1267

1.  A cover letter to Professor Mary Jaeger describing how the position relates to your educational and vocational goals and how your qualifications relate to the duties described in this announcement.

2.  A brief, one-page resume that (a) summarizes coursework you have completed that relates to Humanities; and (b) details other than education and experience that may be relevant to the position.

3.  Provide the name and phone number of two references who may be contacted concerning your qualifications

4.  Provide the following information:

  • Name
  • Address
  • City, State, ZIP
  • Phone Number
  • Email Address
  • UO ID Number
  • Home Department and major 
  • Previous GE teaching positions
  • Number of Credit Hours Completed Toward Degree

Our General Duties and Responsibilities Statement (GDRS), which includes our general appointment/reappointment process and criteria, is available online.

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