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Adjunct Instructor (Multiple Positions)

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Position Details

Position Information

Title Adjunct Instructor (Multiple Positions)
Department Sch of Geography & Development (3008)
Medical Sub-Speciality
Location Main Campus
Position Summary

The School of Geography and Development (SGD) is seeking multiple Adjunct Instructors (part-time, non-tenure eligible, non-benefits eligible) for the Spring 2018 semester. SGD is a large and active department in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences with over 350 undergraduate majors, 77 graduate students, several postdocs, and over 20 faculty members.

We are seeking applicants who can provide quality undergraduate teaching for assigned course(s) for the Spring 2018 semester only. The School seeks individuals who are able to work with diverse students or colleagues and who has experience with a variety of teaching methods and curricular perspectives.

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Duties & Responsibilities
  • Teach and support undergraduate students in assigned class
  • Hold office hours
  • Grade exams/assignments
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications
  • Master’s degree in Geography or related subject relevant to class assignment
Preferred Qualifications
  • Prior experience teaching at the collegiate level
  • Experience with a variety of teaching methods and curricular perspectives
Rank Lecturer
Tenure Information Adjunct (NTE)
FLSA Exempt
FTE .20
Full Time/Part Time Part Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week 8
Benefits Eligible No
Posted Rate of Pay $6,000 Per Course
Job Category Non-Faculty Academic and Instructional
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F21192
Number of Vacancies Multiple
Desired Start Date 01/01/2018
Position End Date (if temporary) 05/20/2018
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Adriana Kelly

Open Date 11/13/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Review Begins On 11/23/2017
Special Instructions Summary
Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. We translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we encourage diverse candidates to apply, including people of color, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff, and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  2. * Do you have a Master's degree in Geography or related subject relevant to class assignment?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents