POOL - Online Instructor

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POST DATE 9/10/2016
END DATE 1/31/2017

University of Kansas Lawrence, KS

Lawrence, KS
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Full Time
Job Type
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Masters Degree


Position Overview
Online instructors will teach assigned career course sections including, but not limited to, LA&S 490 Internship Exploration, LA&S 475 Professional Career Management, and LA&S 485 Global Career Management. Additional assignments may be available for other career development courses as well. Single to multiple section teaching opportunities may be available each semester.

Departmental Description: The University Career Center recognizes the important role it plays in the recruitment, retention, and post-graduate success of the high quality students attending The University of Kansas. Toward that end, we offer a wide range of quality services designed to support and challenge students at all stages of the career development and implementation continuum. For more information about the University Career Center visit http://career.ku.edu.

Job Description
Responsibilities of the online instructor include, but are not limited to, the following:

80% - Critique, evaluate and provide feedback on all assignments (such as learning objectives, demonstrated achievements, weekly discussion posts, application materials, and more).

15% - Communicate with and assist students regarding course content and technology

5% - Evaluate course and provide feedback to Career Technology Strategist to make necessary changes to courses

Required Qualifications

* Master s degree in counseling psychology, career counseling, education, or related field

* Demonstrated written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

* 5+ years of direct student experience working in a career center environment in an institution of higher education.

* Strong understanding of career development and experiential learning.

* Previous experience in one or more of the following areas:

* Online learning, including use of Blackboard.

* Teaching and/or group facilitation.

* Experience utilizing a wide-variety of technology in a career development or teaching setting and ability to learn and apply new technology such as Blackboard tools, Skype for Business, ThingLink, Microsoft Office Suite, etc.

* Ability to work independently.

Additional Candidate Instruction
In addition to the online application, the following documents are required to be considered for this position:

* A cover letter addressing how required and preferred qualifications are met.

* Resume or curriculum vitae.

* Contact information for three professional references.

Deadline/Review Date: Ongoing

Estimated Start Date: Ongoing

Contact Information to Applicants
Erin Wolfram, Career Technology Strategist

Advertised Salary Range
$2500 - $4000 per section based on experience and qualifications

Application Review Begins

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