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Faculty - Lecturer - Anthropology
Utah Valley University

  • Nov. 3, 2017
  • Faculty - Lecturer - Anthropology
  • N/A
  • Utah Valley University
    Orem, UT
    United States
  • 12/2/2017
  • Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Anthropology
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Faculty - Lecturer - Anthropology

Position Category: Faculty - Non Tenure Track (FT)


The Behavioral Science department is seeking a one year lecturer in Anthropology. The lecturer will design, prepare, and teach courses, and deliver content using meaningful and engaging methods. Uses measurable course objectives. Teaches, manages, and supervises individuals and groups in a classroom setting via demonstrations, discussion, experiential learning activities, and visual aids. Provides evaluation of learning through written and performance tests. Holds regular office hours and maintains a student-oriented approach to education.

Required Qualifications:

PhD required at the time of employment. (August 2018).

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of subject matter and course content.
  • Skills in effective instructional pedagogy including teaching strategies and techniques.
  • Skills in interpersonal, problem solving, and decision making.
  • Ability to manage, motivate, and evaluate students.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and consistently orally and electronically with students.

Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred focus in Asia (East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia or China and Japan).

Physical Requirements:

Work is normally performed in a typical classroom/office work environment.
Lifting up to 10 lbs.

Benefits Summary:

UVU offers an excellent benefits package which includes a generous leave policy, 12 paid holidays, affordable medical and dental insurance options, life and AD&D insurance, tuition waiver (undergraduate resident) for employee and dependents and substantial employer contribution to a retirement plan.

FLSA: Exempt

Pay Range: DOQ

Advertisement Number: FAC14617

Open Date: 11/02/2017

Review Start Date: 11/08/2017

Close Date: 12/2/2017

Open Until Filled:

Special Instructions to Applicant: Priority consideration will be given to those applicants who apply on or before the Review Start Date." This job advertisement may close at any time after the review date.

Please list a minimum of three references. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process for a letter of recommendation.

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