Course Instructor, Philosophy/Critical Thinking-General Education (EXPIRED)
General Education, Western Governors University
|Job category||Junior faculty / Tenured, continuing or permanent|
|Organization's reference number||JR-003759|
Organization based in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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Essential Functions and Responsibilities
Knowledge and Abilities
Travel/Commute: works primarily from home within the continental United States but is available to travel to meetings as required.
Ability to work a student-friendly schedule (evenings/weekends)
|How to apply|
|Web address to apply||https://wgu.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/External/j...|
|Email to apply|
|Deadline for full consideration:||
March 27, 2020, 12:00am MST
(applications under review)
|Hard deadline||April 1, 2020, 12:00am MST|
|Web address for more information||http://www.WGU.edu|
|Time created||March 9, 2020, 11:49am EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||April 1, 2020, 12:00am MST|
|Expired on||April 2, 2020, 12:46am MST|
|Last updated||June 2, 2020, 3:00pm EST|
|Last update notification||
This position has closed effective 4/1/20.
April 2, 2020, 12:24am EST
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