Adjunct Instructor

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UNT System Overview

Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education.
Over the past decade, combined UNTS enrollment has grown by more than 25 percent to nearly 44,000 students. UNT System institutions award more than 11,000 degrees each year – including the largest number of master’s and doctoral degrees in the DFW region. As DFW’s university system, UNT World offers a wide range of degree programs and academic initiatives across our campuses. With more than 300 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs, as well as convenient campus locations and teaching centers located throughout North Texas, our system provides a wide array of opportunities.

Posting TitleAdjunct InstructorArea of SpecialtySpecial EducationDepartmentUNT-Educational Psychology-132310Job LocationDentonFull Time/Part TimePart-TimeSalary InformationDepartment Summary

The Department of Educational Psychology addresses themes of cognition, behavior, and emotion within our society by generating research, disseminating knowledge, and preparing a diverse body of scholars who take leadership in their fields while enhancing the development and effective functioning of individuals, schools, and families.

Position Summary

The Department of Educational Psychology seeks qualified individuals for its Adjunct Instructor pool and welcomes applicants at any time. This posting is for the Fall 2020, Spring 2021 and Summer 2021 semesters. The specific courses involved may vary from semester to semester and openings to teach these courses develop on a periodic basis, depending on department teaching needs.

The anticipated need is for Adjunct Instructors to teach courses that may include but are not limited to undergraduate and/or graduate courses in Special Education. Courses taught will depend on department need and can vary across semesters.

Minimum Qualifications

MS/Ph.D. in Special Education or related field with a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in SPED.

Preferred Qualifications

Previous teaching experience in higher education.
Online teaching experience.
Previous experience as a special education teacher in a school setting.

Required License / Registration / CertificationWork Schedule

Varied

Driving University VehicleNoSecurity SensitiveThis is a security sensitive position.EEO Statement

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Physical RequirementsTalk or HearPosting NumberA080PPosition End Date (if temporary)Special Instructions to ApplicantsQuicklink for Postinghttp://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/36667Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Of the courses listed, which are you interested in teaching?

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. Describe your related teaching and/or research experience and expertise.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. Which semester(s) do you wish to be considered for? Fall, Spring, Summer or Combination?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. How many courses do you wish to teach? One, two, three or more?

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. What is your schedule availability? Days/Nights; Days of the Week; Location (e.g. Frisco, online courses, etc.)

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. Have you ever been employed by the University of North Texas? If so, in what capacity and last semester employed?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to ApplyRequired Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter

 

 

 

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Posted: 4/9/2020
Application Due: 1/6/2021
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