Human Rights Course Instructor

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ISHR Education
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The Institute for the Study of Human Rights at Columbia University is looking for qualified human rights instructors to teach the following courses during the 2019-2020 academic year, with the possibility of continued teaching in subsequent semesters.

DISABILITY RIGHTS - 4000-level - Spring 2020 (new course)
This seminar course would be offered at the 4000-level for advanced undergraduate and graduate students. Enrollment priority will be given to students in one of ISHR's human rights degree programs, but will also be open to students from other departments and schools if space is available.

Applicants should send the following, as a single document, with the subject heading "Disability and Rights Course" to Position opened until filled, but we encourage interested instructors to apply as soon as possible. 

  • Letter of interest
  • CV
  • Teaching statement
  • Sample course outline (this need not be a complete syllabus, but should give a general sense of how you would approach the course)
  • Course evaluations (if available)