Lecturer Position in Education and Study Skills

Morocco, Africa
May 14, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Call for Applications Lecturer Position in Education and Study Skills The School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS) of Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane (AUI) invites applications for the position of Lecturer in Study Skills effective as of Fall 2014. Responsibilities Teach undergraduate courses in Study Skills and Critical Thinking. The candidate will hold regular office hours and participate in extracurricular activities on a regular basis (e.g., independent study, school committees, community service, etc.). Scholarly research and service to SHSS and to the university are expected. Target students come from a variety of disciplines and majors across the university. Qualifications Applicants must have earned an M.A., M.Ed. or equivalent in Education or related field. Applicants should have significant and relevant teaching experience, and should provide evidence of expertise and commitment to excellence in teaching, including the use of related learning and classroom technologies. Experience in syllabus design and materials development is a plus. While teaching is conducted in English, a working knowledge of Arabic and/or French is highly recommended. Salary and Benefits AUI offers competitive compensation and benefit packages commensurate with qualifications and experience. Application Procedure Interested applicants must submit an application package that includes: 1) a cover letter, 2) an updated résumé, 3) three letters of recommendation on letterhead, two of which should be from academic referees who can attest to your teaching abilities, and 4) a statement of your teaching philosophy, addressed to Professor John Shoup, Chair of the Search Committee (email: shssfacultysearch@aui.ma). Applications will be processed until the position is filled. To learn more about AUI, please visit our website: www.aui.ma