The Department of History in the College of Liberal Arts, the University of Texas at Arlington, is seeking a pool of qualified applicants for possible temporary, part-time faculty teaching assignments. These positions are filled on an as needed basis and are on-going recruitment efforts and involve both online and in-person teaching.
Adjunct pools are open continuously and applicants are contacted/hired year-round for assignments based on college needs.
We are particularly interested in instructors with expertise in the History of Science and/or Technology qualified to teach survey-level courses in Technology and Science in America I or II, standard US History surveys, and/or upper-division courses in their area(s) of. The number of vacancies is dependent upon student enrollment, division needs, and subject to administrative approval. Positions may be available for both campus and online teaching. Applications will not be considered complete until all required documents have been received.
In accordance with USCIS regulations, successful applicants must be legally able to accept work in the United States.
The University of Texas at Arlington is located in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metroplex, a vibrant and diverse metropolitan area that is home to over 7 million people, one of the fastest-growing tech economies in the United States, and a wide array of arts, entertainment, and cultural activities. UTA is a comprehensive teaching, research, and public service institution dedicated to the advancement of knowledge through scholarship and creative work. The University is committed to providing access and ensuring student success, and to a culture of innovation, entrepreneurship, and commercialization of discoveries by our community of scholars. With an enrollment of approximately 46,000 students, UTA is the largest institution in North Texas and the second largest in the UT System. As a result of its combination of rigorous academics and innovative research, UTA is designated as a Carnegie R-1
With annual research expenditures in excess of $100M, the University of Texas at Arlington is a Carnegie Research-1 “highest research activity” institution committed to life-enhancing discovery, innovative instruction, and caring community engagement. A leading institution in the heart of the thriving North Texas region, UTA nurtures minds within an environment that values excellence, ingenuity, and diversity. With a total global enrollment of over 59,000 in AY 2018-19, UTA is one of the largest institutions in the University of Texas System. Guided by its Strategic Plan Bold Solutions | Global Impact, UTA fosters interdisciplinary research and teaching to enable the sustainable megacity of the future within four broad themes: health and the human condition, sustainable urban communities, global environmental impact, and data-driven discovery. UTA was cited by U.S. News & World Report as having the second lowest average student debt among U.S. universities in 2018. U.S. News & World Report also ranks UTA fourth in the nation for undergraduate diversity. The University is a Hispanic-Serving Institution and is ranked as the top four-year college in Texas for veterans on Military Times’ 2018 Best for Vets list.