#013-19 INSTRUCTOR TO ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (CRITICAL THINKING)

Location
UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam
Salary
Instructor $34,169 - $57,892 Per Academic Year Assistant Professor $39,473 - $68,237 Per Academic Ye
Posted
Nov 16, 2018
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Government Agencies
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

The University of Guam is looking for an individual who is interested in new challenges and opportunities for professional and personal growth.  This position calls for someone who is self-motivated and adaptable, intelligent, possesses a global vision and who is interested in working in a dynamic, multi-cultural institution.

UNIT DESCRIPTION:

The Division of Humanities includes Anthropology, Chamorro Studies, History, Modern Languages, and Philosophy.

 CHARACTER OF DUTIES:

Teach five (5) Critical Thinking courses per semester, coordinate the schedule for all of the Critical Thinking courses, and coordinate the learning outcomes assessment for critical thinking.  Teaching other undergraduate courses, summer work may be available.

 QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum: Master’s degree in Critical Thinking, Logic, or a related field from a U.S. regionally accredited institution or foreign equivalent for appointment at the Instructor rank (and Ph.D. in a related field from a U.S. regionally accredited institution or foreign equivalent for appointment at the Assistant Professor rank). Must be willing to teach online.

Preferred: Some familiarity with the Philosophy for Children (P4C) is a plus. Experience working with online learning programs.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Applicants for University of Guam faculty positions must complete an online job application through the UOG’s online employment portal at https://uog.peopleadmin.com.  Please have the following documents prepared and ready to upload with your application:

(1) Letter of Intent, stating interest

(2) Up-to-date curriculum vitae or resume

(3) Copies of all graduate and undergraduate transcripts

Applicants who are short-listed for an interview will be required to provide a short (approximately 5 minutes) video clip of their lecture or presentation.

Special Instructions for References: Three (3) current letters of recommendation from persons knowledgeable about your academic and professional performance must be provided by providing a list of at least three (3) references to be contacted on the References section of the online application.  Enter each reference by clicking on the “Add References Entry” button.  Provide the name, title, email address, mailing address, and telephone number of each reference.  A system automated email will be sent to each reference’s email address with a link to attach their reference letter to your application.

Selected candidate must provide official transcripts prior to hire date. For further information, please contact Dr. Rika Dunlap, Chair, Critical Thinking Search Committee at [email protected] or the Human Resources Office at [email protected], telephone number, (671) 735-2350 or fax number at (671) 734-6005.

Police and Court Clearance: Pursuant to Public Law No. 28-24 and Executive Order 2005-34, applicants selected for a position are required to provide original police and court (Superior Court of Guam) clearances of no more than three (3) months old prior to commencement of employment.  Off-island applicants must obtain clearances from their place of residence.  Applicants are responsible for fees associated with obtaining the clearances.

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