Grader GE in History

Contact Information
Nick Mahlum
1288 University of Oregon
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 5:00pm
Open Until Filled: 
Open until filled, review begins on: 
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 2:01pm
  • Winter
Academic Year: 

The History Department has 2 GE positions available for Winter term 2018 as Graders.  Listed below are the duties and the responsibilites of the Graders in the History Department:


GEs in the History Department who are Graders refers to GE assignments in courses without discussion sections. These are .40 FTE assignments.  GEs in these courses are responsible for grading assignments for a maximum of 85 undergraduate students.  Duties include preparation time and administrative assistance to faculty member.  This will normally include reading course assignments, preparing for discussion and review sessions, preparing materials for class distribution, tabulating and recording grades, etc.  Duties throughout the term include attendance in class and administering exams, grading and providing written evaluation of student performance, holding a minimum of 20 office hours (2 hours/week), and miscellaneous tasks as needed. 

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

Preferred Qualifications: 

1.       Admission to University of Oregon graduate program as a master's or doctoral degree-seeking student.

2.       Field knowledge and interest, as evidenced by graduate enrollment in History or a related subject (such as Asian Studies, Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies, or Environmental Studies), or as evidenced by a prior MA in History (Students with strong undergraduate background in history will be considered as well).

3.       Record of academic excellence.

4.       Strong interdisciplinary background.

Application Procedure: 

A complete application will include a statement of interest, a copy of transcripts (unofficial transcripts also accepted), two letters of reference, and a current C.V. including an outline of the applicant’s qualifications and interests.

Applications should be submitted electronically to:

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

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