POOL - Lecturer - 8134BR

POOL - Lecturer

Department: 
Religious Studies
Location/Division: 
Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Regular
Employee Class: 
F-Faculty

Position Overview

The Department of Religious Studies at the University of Kansas invites qualified scholars and professionals to submit applications, which will be reviewed by the faculty and placed in a pool to be considered for part-time to full-time teaching positions as needed. Applications will be accepted throughout the year. Academic year appointments will be made in April or May of the spring semester, or at other times when extra teachers are needed to fill vacancies or emergency situations. The successful applicant must have appropriate authorization to work in the U.S. before employment begins.

Job Description

100% Depending on the need, teach course in designated area:


  • 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 canceled.
  • Provide instruction throughout the semester, usually 3 hours/week.
  • Develop assignments, administer tests, evaluate student work, provide feedback to students, and assign grades.
  • Hold regular office hours for students involved in classes taught.
  • Adhere to departmental, 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:

Required Qualifications for Undergraduate Courses:
- MA in Religious Studies or equivalent area, College teaching experience, evidence of teaching competence (e.g., course evaluations; supervisor ratings).

Required Qualifications for Graduate Courses:
- Ph.D. or terminal degree in Religious Studies.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior experience teaching the course of interest.

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete electronic application will include a letter of application detailing specific subject areas qualified to teach; curriculum vitae; copy of relevant course syllabi; and evidence of prior success in teaching (e.g., course evaluations; supervisor ratings, etc.).

NOTE: Each file can be up to 5 MB's in size.

Contact Information to Applicants

Michael Zogry, mzogry@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Review Begins

20-Mar-2017

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
8134BR
Department:
Religious Studies
Location/Division:
Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Regular
Employee Class:
F-Faculty
Application Review Begins:
20-Mar-2017
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