POOL - Lecturer - 8298BR

POOL - Lecturer

Department: 
School of Public Affairs&Admin
Location/Division: 
Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Regular
Employee Class: 
F-Faculty

Position Overview

The School of Public Affairs & Administration invites qualified scholars and professionals to submit online applications to the lecturer pool to be considered for part-time and/or full-time, temporary, lecturer positions. Positions vary and are dependent upon the need for instructors, if any, for courses being offered each semester. These are non-tenure-track members of the faculty whose primary role is instructional.

Course needs vary and include the following areas: Public Administration, Public Service Leadership, Law & Society, Human Resources Management; Budgeting and Policy Analysis; Public Finance; Public Policy and Administration; Public Management; Organizational Analysis; Ethics; Quantitative Methods; Nonprofit Management; Organizational Change; Information Technology; Performance Management; Auditing; Electives related to the above topics

Application materials will be reviewed and placed in a pool for consideration for developing and/or teaching undergraduate or graduate courses consistent with school 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

100% - Lecturer
  • Teach a specified number of either undergraduate or graduate courses per semester.
  • Prepare for and attend all class meetings.
  • Provide instruction throughout the duration of the course.
  • Develop assignments, administer tests, evaluate student work, provide feedback to students, and assign grades.
  • Be available 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.

To teach undergraduate courses (PUAD or LWS), applicants must meet one or more of the following criteria:
  1. Possess a master’s degree in a related field
  2. Have two (2) or more years of distinguished teaching experience at the post-secondary level
  3. Have extensive professional experience as a practitioner related to the course content

To teach master’s courses (MPA), applicants must meet one or more of the following criteria:
  1. Possess a PhD in a related field
  2. Have five (5) or more years of distinguished teaching experience at the post-secondary level
  3. Have extensive professional experience as a practitioner related to the course content

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

Diana Koslowsky
dianak@ku.edu
785-864-3527

Advertised Salary Range

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Application Review Begins

25-Mar-2017

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
8298BR
Department:
School of Public Affairs&Admin
Location/Division:
Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Regular
Employee Class:
F-Faculty
Application Review Begins:
25-Mar-2017
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