Lecturer (multiple-year)

Location
Denton, TX
Posted
Apr 13, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

System Identification Number:
6001523

Posting Origination:
UNT

Department:
Community and Professional Programs (135330)

College/School:
College of Public Affairs and Community Service http://pacs.unt.edu

Rank/Title:
Lecturer (multiple-year)

Job Summary/Basic Function:
The University of North Texas invites applications for a Lecturer to coordinate the BAAS program for a new academic unit designed to support post traditional students. The new unit will offer degree programs specifically designed to support degree completion and to align with community college technical programs. Appointed duties for summer to be negotiated.

This faculty member must be an innovative and collaborative leader with the capacity to cultivate strong institutional and community relationships and foster student success. This position will be responsible for maintaining significant interface with community college partners, especially their workforce program leads, as well as facilitating partnerships with early college high schools focused on technical credentials. The position will also cultivate partnerships within UNT to develop concentrations and specializations from across the institution that may be incorporated within the BAAS degree.

This position will facilitate program offerings across multiple locations and the delivery of courses in face-to-face, online, and blended formats.

The Bachelors of Applied Arts and Sciences degree, which will be housed within this academic unit, has been a strong part of UNT degree offerings since the 1970's and has become increasingly important as state priorities focus on encouraging post-secondary credentials, including those in technical fields.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.
The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Minimum Qualifications:
*An earned PhD or other terminal degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education.
*Administrative experience within an academic unit in a post-secondary setting
*A minimum of 5 years of successful teaching at the college level

Preferred Qualifications:
*A minimum of 18 graduate hours in business, technology, sociology, psychology, social work, public administration or related field
*Experience teaching in online and blended formats
*Experience working with post-traditional students

Position Type:
Faculty

Tenure Status:
Non-Tenure Track

Appointment Basis:
9 Months

Pay Frequency:
Monthly

Non-Tenured Appointment Term:
3 Years

Closing Date:
Open Until Search Closed

Required Applicant Documents:
Curriculum Vita
Cover Letter
Summary of Teaching Evaluations

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