POOL - Lecturer - 11610BR

POOL - Lecturer

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

Position Overview

The University Honors Program invites qualified scholars and professionals to make application for part- to full-time temporary and/or regular lecturer. Lecturers are untenured, non-tenure-track members of the faculty. Positions vary and are dependent upon the need, if any, each semester for development and/or instruction of course(s). Primary role is instruction with no obligations to perform research or service. The appointment dates will vary based on the type of lecturer appointment and the timeframe for the preparation and instruction of the online course(s).

Application materials will be reviewed by the faculty and placed in a pool for consideration for developing and/or teaching undergraduate or graduate courses in economics consistent with departmental instructional needs.

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.
• Supervise GTA's where applicable.
• Hold regular office hours for students enrolled in the 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 C.V., 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
University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS 66045
cbyoung@ku.edu
785-864-4225

Advertised Salary Range

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Application Review Begins

11-Apr-2018

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