Senior Lecturer (multiple-year)

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

System Identification Number:

Posting Origination:

New College at Frisco (110000)

New College at Frisco

Senior Lecturer (multiple-year)

Job Summary/Basic Function:
The University of North Texas invites applications for a Lecturer to teach and mentor students within the BAAS program. The BAAS is an academic program designed support degree completion among post traditional students. It is a program focused on facilitating transfer from community college technical programs and has the ability to incorporate military credits.

This faculty member must be an innovative and collaborative educator with the capacity to foster student success, both within the classroom and in mentoring relationships, with a demonstrated capacity to engage individuals across a spectrum of backgrounds, ages, levels of experience and career aspirations.

This position will be responsible for instruction within the BAAS foundations courses. The faculty member will be expected to play an active and collaborative role with faculty within the BAAS program and across UNT.

This position will include the delivery of courses in face-to-face, online, and blended formats, all of which include content designed for engaged learning. It may also include the occasional delivery of courses at the New College at Frisco location.

The Bachelors of Applied Arts and Sciences degree 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:
The candidate will:
* be on track to hold a PhD or other terminal degree within one year of the date of hire.
* have at least 3 years of experience teaching at the college level
* hold at least 18 graduate credit hours in sociology, social work, public administration, career development, civic engagement or related field

Preferred Qualifications:
* demonstrated excellence in teaching and student engagement
* experience in teaching in online, blended and face-to-face modalities

Position Type:

Tenure Status:
Non-Tenure Track

Appointment Basis:
9 Months

Pay Frequency:

Non-Tenured Appointment Term:
3 Years

Closing Date:
Open Until Search Closed

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


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