Lecturer in Geography
Posting Number: 0601078
Job Title: Lecturer in Geography
Position Type: Faculty
Duration of Position: Temporary
Work Location: San Antonio, TX
Department: Department of Science & Mathematics
Pay Rate: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Job Summary/Basic Function: The College of Arts and Sciences seeks applications from qualified candidates for a full-time temporary non-tenure track geography lecturer position, specializing in lower-division geography courses. Duration of the position is fall 2017 and spring 2018. The College seeks excellence in instruction. Summer 2018 teaching assignments may be available but are not guaranteed.
Work Hours: Flexible to suit course schedule. Teaching assignments may include day, night, or weekend classes.
Special Instructions to Applicants: Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is a new comprehensive university in the established Texas A&M University System serving students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The university was created to address the educational needs in South San Antonio and surrounding areas. The current enrollment is approximately 6,500.
Applicants must complete the Application/Faculty Form as well as upload a letter of interest and their curriculum vitae on our online employment system: https://employment.tamusahr.com/.
Please direct any questions to Jennfer.Ince@tamusa.edu
Only applicants who are invited for an interview will be asked to submit three letters of recommendation to the Search Committee Chair. The letters of recommendations should be written on letterhead, be less than one year old, and must bear the writer's actual signature. The letters of recommendation can be submitted electronically by the writer as a PDF attachment with the subject heading "Geography - Letter of Recommendation" to the Search Committee chair, Dr. Bob Shelton at Bob.Shelton@tamusa.edu or sent through the mail to the address above.
The position is open until filled but review of applications will begin immediately.
If selected for the position, prior to issuing a letter of appointment, the official transcripts must be received directly from each degree-granting institution. We cannot accept transcripts issued directly to the candidate. If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated. Official transcripts should be sent to the address listed below.
Geography Lecturer Faculty Position
c/o Jennifer Ince
Texas A&M University-San Antonio
College of Arts & Sciences
One University Way
San Antonio, Texas 78224.
- Selected candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation and degree verification (if required) to be hired for this position.
- The above duties may not be performed in every position with this title and the above functions may not include all related duties that might be performed. This position requires physical activities supportive of the above job duties. Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary.
- If you are a male age 18 through 25, you must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for hire.
- Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.
Posting Date: 08-15-2017
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Quicklink for Posting: employment.tamusahr.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=51971
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Necessary Qualifications: Master's Degree in Geography or similar degree, from a regionally accredited institution. Eighteen (18) graduate hours in Geography.
Preferred Qualifications: Ph.D.
Necessary Qualifications: College or University teaching experience.
Familiarity with non-traditional commuter University setting.
Experience in culturally diverse settings.
Experience with distance education and online classes
Other Requirements or Other Factors
Other Qualifications for Posting:
Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is a new comprehensive university in the established Texas A&M University System serving students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The university was created to address the educational needs in South San Antonio and surrounding areas. The current enrollment is approximately 5,500.
Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.