September 10, 2016

POOL - Lecturer

University of Kansas - Lawrence, KS

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  • Company
    University of Kansas University of Kansas
  • Location
    Lawrence, KS
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
  • Education
    Masters Degree
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Job Description

Position Overview
The School of Public Affairs & Administration invites qualified scholars and professionals to apply for part- to full-time lecturer positions for the development and/or instruction of courses delivered through in-person instruction. Lecturers are untenured, non-tenure-track members of the faculty. The appointment dates will vary based on the timeframe for the preparation and instruction of the course(s), which can vary in length. Generally the appointments will be temporary.
Course needs vary and include the following areas: Human Resources Management; Budgeting and Policy Analysis; Public Finance; Public Policy and Administration; Public Management; Organizational Analysis; Ethics; Quantitative Methods; Nonprofit Management; Organizational Change; Information Technology; Performance Management; Auditing; Electives related to the above topics

Successful candidates must have appropriate authorization to work in the U.S. before employment begins.

Job Description
100% - Lecturer

* Prepare for and attend all class meetings.

* Provide instruction throughout the duration of the course.

* Develop assignments, administer tests, evaluate student work, provide feedback to students, and assign grades.

* Be available for students involved in 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 resume, and (3) information provided from professional references.

* Master's degree.

* Expertise on topic being taught (from educational or employment experience).

Preferred Qualifications

* Ph.D.

* Teaching experience (classroom or online).

Additional Candidate Instruction
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
Diana Koslowsky

Advertised Salary Range
Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Additional Strategic Initiative(s)
Strategic Initiative #1: Sustaining the Planet, Powering the World

Application Review Begins

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