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POOL - Lecturer
University of Kansas

Date Posted Apr. 2, 2018
Title POOL - Lecturer
University University of Kansas
Department Germanic Languages/Literatures
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lawrence, KS
    United States
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Foreign Languages/Literatures

POOL – Lecturer
Germanic Languages/Literatures

Position Overview

THE GERMANIC LANGUAGES & LITERATURES DEPARTMENT at the UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS seeks applicants to join a pool of lecturers for part- to full-time teaching positions in German. Applications will be reviewed and placed in a pool to be considered for teaching positions as needed on an ongoing basis. Applications will be accepted throughout the year. The successful applicant must have appropriate authorization to work in the U.S. before employment begins.

Job Description

100%-Depending on the need, teach undergraduate courses in designated area:
Plan and organize the course, including syllabus preparation, textbook selection, etc.
Provide instruction throughout the semester, usually 3-5 hours/ week per course.
Develop assignments, administer tests, evaluate student course work, provide feedback to students and assign grades.
Provide at least 2 office hours per week.
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 (or foreign equivalent) in one or more of the following: German or a closely related field.
Native or near native proficiency in English and German.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior teaching experience

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 the names and contact information for references.

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