Lecturer - Philosophy - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah


United States
(JPF35915)

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Detailed Job Description

Teaching 5/5 load of Ethics and Values course, with possibility of upper division teaching. Some of the teaching will be Distance Education.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from a regionally accredited institution with an appropriate degree in a related field to the coursework being taught. Knowledge and skill in current instructional theories, strategies, techniques, and discipline content. See preferred qualifications for discipline or program-specific minimum qualifications.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a Master’s degree in Philosophy or closely related discipline and have had teaching experience at the college or university level.

Knowledge

Expertise with philosophical ethics and applied ethics, teaching critical thinking and critical writing.

Knowledge of instructional strategies and techniques in upper and lower division courses.

Knowledge of student management, motivation, evaluation; evaluation of (peer and self) instruction.

Demonstrated knowledge of program and curriculum development and evaluation.

Knowledge of and expertise in current trends in education, engaged learning and service learning, learning technologies (e.g. digital technologies for classroom management and distance education), public presentation, outcomes measurement and grant writing.

Skills

Skills in verbal and written communication.

Skills in time management and organization.

Skills in problem solving.

Skills as an accomplished teacher/performer.

Skills in recruiting, interviewing and placement of students.

Skills in assisting counselors and other department heads in maintaining an effective program.

Abilities

Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks.

Ability to work effectively with faculty, staff, students, agency administrators, and community practitioners from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds.

Ability to demonstrate sound judgment and initiative in solving problems.

Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively.

Pay Range

DOQ

Special Instructions to Applicants

Under “Reference’s Letter” please list a minimum of three contacts. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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