POOL - Lecturer - undergraduate 9/10/2016

University of Kansas Lawrence, KS

Company
University of Kansas
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
5940BR
AJE Ref #
576132802
Location
Lawrence, KS
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Doctoral Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Position Overview
The Department of Anthropology at the University of Kansas is seeking qualified individuals to submit application materials to be placed in a pool for consideration as the teaching needs of our department arise. We are specifically seeking individuals who are qualified to teach three-credit-hour undergraduate courses at the 200-, 300-, 400-, 500-, and 600- levels. These include courses in the subdisciplines of archaeology, biological anthropology, linguistic anthropology, and sociocultural anthropology.

Application materials will be reviewed by the faculty and placed in a pool for consideration for developing and/or teaching courses in Anthropology 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 one, two, or three undergraduate courses (depending upon total enrollments) per semester with minimum enrollments of at least twelve students each.

* Prepare for and attend all class meetings.

* Provide instruction throughout the semester in accordance with course credit hours, scheduled over one to three days a week.

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

* Hold regular office hours for students involved in classes taught. A minimum of one posted office hour per course credit hour is required each week, preferably divided over at least two and ideally three different days. Alternative times should be available for student who cannot meet during scheduled office hours.

* Adhere to all Department, College and University policies. For example, in case of absence, alternative arrangements must be made in accordance with policy.

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.

* M.A. in Anthropology or a closely related field.

* Experience in teaching, as either a primary instructor or a graduate teaching assistant in at least one semester of a college-level undergraduate course.

Preferred Qualifications

* Ph.D. in Anthropology or a closely related field.

* Experience in teaching multiple semesters of college-level undergraduate courses.

* Experience in teaching the specific introductory course to be assigned.

Additional Candidate Instruction
A complete electronic application will include a detailed curriculum vitae, a cover letter, and the names and contact information for three (3) qualified professional references.

Deadline/Review Date: Ongoing
Estimated Start Date: Ongoing


Contact Information to Applicants
Le-Thu Erazmus
lerazmus@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range
Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Review Begins
09-May-2016

Disclaimer
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