The Philosophy Department at the University of Kansas is recruiting a pool of part- to full-time lecturers to teach a small number of undergraduate courses. Applications will be accepted at any time. The successful applicant must have appropriate authorization to work in the U.S. before employment begins.
- Teach sections of introductory level courses in philosophy, logic, ethics or social and political philosophy and/or higher level courses depending on department needs.
- Spend 10 hours (25% appointment) or 20 hours (50% appointment) per week in classroom attendance, teaching, discussion, preparation, record-keeping and consultation with students; holding a minimum of 3 office hours per week.
- Administer and grade tests and assignments and turn in final grades.
- Adhere to department, college and university policies.
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 in philosophy.
- At least one semester of college teaching experience in philosophy.
Prior experience teaching philosophy courses at the University of Kansas.
Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Contact Information For Applicants:
Deadline/Review Date: Ongoing
Estimated Start Date: Ongoing
pecific Detailed Application Instructions for this Pool:
A complete electronic application will include a letter of application, curriculum vitae detailing specific subject areas the applicant is qualified to teach, and the names and contact information for three references.
Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications should include all relevant work history and all education details (if applicable) even if attaching a resume or curriculum vitae (CV). We strongly encourage applicants to have their cover letter and resume/CV as one document when applying for positions at the University of Kansas. Once you have completed the application form, you will have the opportunity to attach other documentation in the "My Career Tools" page of the Careers Homepage. Please click the "Apply Now" link on this job posting to proceed with the online application. If you have any questions during the application process, please contact us at employ[at]ku.edu or (785) 864-4946.
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