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POOL - Lecturer
University of Kansas

  • Jan. 11, 2018
  • POOL - Lecturer
  • Geology
  • University of Kansas
    Lawrence, KS
    United States
  • Ongoing
  • Ongoing, as needed
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Geology/Geosciences - General
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Position Overview

The Department of Geology at the University of Kansas invites qualified professionals with teaching experience to submit application materials for part-time and/or full-time, temporary and/or regular teaching positions. These are non-tenure-track members of the faculty whose primary role is instructional. Lecturers will be selected from this pool when positions to teach classes become available. The successful candidate must have appropriate authorization to work in the U.S. before employment begins.

Job Description

100% – Teach undergraduate or graduate level courses as needed for the Department.
Prepare for and attend all class meetings. In case of absence, the instructor must make arrangements for a substitute to teach class. Classes should not be cancelled.
Develop assignments, administer tests, evaluate student work, provide feedback to students, and assign grades.
Hold office hours for students involved in classes taught. The instructor should be available for reasonable appointments if a student cannot meet during scheduled office hours.
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:

Master’s degree in Geology or a related field to teach an undergraduate course. If teaching a graduate level course, the applicant must have a PhD in Geology or a related field.
Previous college teaching experience in a related field at the undergraduate or graduate level.
Native or near native proficiency in English.

Preferred Qualifications

PhD or Geology or a related field.
Over 1 year of teaching experience in Geology or related field.
Evidence or testimony regarding excellent teaching ability at the University level.

Contact Information to Applicants

Ms. Cari Alfers
Phone: (785) 864-4974

Additional Candidate Instruction

A complete electronic application for either position will include a detailed curriculum vitae/resume, a cover letter, and the names and contact information for three references.

Deadline: Ongoing

Estimated Start Date: Ongoing, as needed

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