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POOL - Lecturer
University of Kansas

  • Jan. 11, 2018
  • POOL - Lecturer
  • Religious Studies
  • University of Kansas
    Lawrence, KS
    United States
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Religion and Theology
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Religious Studies

Position Overview

The Department of Religious Studies at the University of Kansas invites qualified scholars and professionals to submit applications, which will be reviewed by the faculty and placed in a pool to be considered for part-time to full-time teaching positions as needed. Applications will be accepted throughout the year. Academic year appointments will be made in April or May of the spring semester, or at other times when extra teachers are needed to fill vacancies or emergency situations. The successful applicant must have appropriate authorization to work in the U.S. before employment begins.

Job Description

100% Depending on the need, teach course in designated area:

Prepare for and attend all class meetings. In case of absence, the lecturer must make arrangements for a substitute to teach class. Classes should not be canceled.
Provide instruction throughout the semester, usually 3 hours/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.
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:

Required Qualifications for Undergraduate Courses:
- MA in Religious Studies or equivalent area, College teaching experience, evidence of teaching competence (e.g., course evaluations; supervisor ratings).

Required Qualifications for Graduate Courses:
- Ph.D. or terminal degree in Religious Studies.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior experience teaching the course of interest.

Contact Information to Applicants

Michael Zogry,

Additional Candidate Instruction

A complete electronic application will include a letter of application detailing specific subject areas qualified to teach; curriculum vitae; copy of relevant course syllabi; and evidence of prior success in teaching (e.g., course evaluations; supervisor ratings, etc.).

NOTE: Each file can be up to 5 MB’s in size.

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