POOL - Lecturer - 11610BR

POOL - Lecturer

Department: 
College of Liberal Arts & Sci
Location/Division: 
University of Kansas - Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Regular
Employee Class: 
F-Faculty

Position Overview

The University Honors Program invites qualified scholars and professionals to apply for part-time, temporary and/or regular teaching positions. Lecturers are non-tenure-track members of the faculty. Positions vary and are dependent upon the need for instructors, if any, for courses being offered each semester. Primary role is instruction with no obligations to perform research or service. The appointment dates will vary based on the timeframe for the preparation and instruction of the course(s). Generally the appointments will be temporary.

Application materials will be reviewed by the faculty and placed in a pool for consideration for developing and/or teaching undergraduate courses consistent with program instructional needs. Applications will be accepted throughout the year.

The successful candidate must have appropriate authorization to work in the U.S. before employment begins.

Job Description

Regular Lecturer Duties

100% - Regular Lecturer Duties:
Teach a specified number of undergraduate courses per semester

• Prepare for and attend all class meetings.
• In case of absence, the lecturer must make arrangements for a substitute to teach class. Classes should not be cancelled.
• Provide instruction throughout the semester for the class.
• Develop assignments, administer tests, evaluate student work, provide feedback to students, and assign grades.
• Hold regular office hours for students enrolled in the classes taught.
• Supervise GTA's where applicable.
• Adhere to unit, College, and University policies.

Required Qualifications

Evaluation of the following requirements will be made through (1) descriptions of work experience and educational experiences in letter of application, (2) record of accomplishments and productivity addressed in resume, and (3) information provided from professional references.

1. Master's degree or equivalent, appropriate to the subject matter being taught.
2. Demonstrated discipline experience on topic being taught (from educational or employment experience).
3. Demonstrated teaching experience (classroom or online) at the College or university level.

Preferred Qualifications

1. Ph.D. or equivalent, appropriate to the subject matter being taught.
2. Demonstrated teaching experience within a university honors program.
3. Demonstrated experience advising university students.

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application will include a letter of application, a vitae detailing specific subject areas the applicant is qualified to teach and/or develop, and the names and contact information for three professional references.

Deadline/ Review Date: Ongoing
Estimated Start Date: Ongoing

Contact Information to Applicants

Henry Bial
University Honors Program
hbial@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Application Review Begins

15-Aug-2018

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
11610BR
Department:
College of Liberal Arts & Sci
Location/Division:
University of Kansas - Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Regular
Employee Class:
F-Faculty
Application Review Begins:
15-Aug-2018
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