Search for University Jobs in Social Sciences

Job ID: 105852

POOL - Lecturer
University of Kansas

Date Posted Apr. 17, 2018
Title POOL - Lecturer
University University of Kansas
Department College of Liberal Arts & Sci
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lawrence, KS
    United States
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Social Sciences - General

POOL – Lecturer
College of Liberal Arts & Sci

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.

Contact Information to Applicants

Henry Bial
University Honors Program
University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS 66045

Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

Please see the job description for contact details
pertaining to this university job announcement.


Refer this job to a friend or colleague!

New Search | Previous

Looking for a higher education job?