POOL - Lecturer - 8269BR

POOL - Lecturer

Department: 
Inst for Leadership Studies
Location/Division: 
Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Regular
Employee Class: 
F-Faculty

Position Overview

The Institute for Leadership Studies invites qualified scholars and professionals to submit online applications for part- to full-time, regular or temporary, lecturer positions. Lecturers are untenured, 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. Generally the appointments will be temporary.

Application materials will be reviewed by the faculty and placed in a pool for consideration for teaching undergraduate courses in Leadership Studies consistent with departmental instructional needs.

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 undergraduate courses per semester.
  • Prepare for and attend all class meetings.
  • Provide instruction for course(s). Classes may be 16-week, 8-week, or minimester format.
  • Administer assignments, tests, evaluate student work, provide timely feedback to students, and assign grades.
  • Be available for students involved in classes taught. “Office hours” may include a set time where students can contact the instructor, but must also include expectations for timely responses to student inquiries outside of a set contact time.
  • Adhere to department, 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 in a related field for teaching undergraduate courses.
  2. Expertise on topic being taught (from educational or employment experience).
  3. At least one semester teaching experience (classroom or online) in a related field at the university level.

Preferred Qualifications

1. Ph.D. or ABD in a related field.
2. Prior experience teaching course of interest.

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application will include a letter of application, a curriculum 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

Leadership Studies Program Coordinator
785-864-4006

Advertised Salary Range

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Application Review Begins

23-Mar-2017

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
8269BR
Department:
Inst for Leadership Studies
Location/Division:
Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Regular
Employee Class:
F-Faculty
Application Review Begins:
23-Mar-2017
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