Faculty, Lecturer, United States History JPF08914 - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah 84058

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Under the supervision of the Department Chair, teaches lower division curriculums in U.S. history and possibly upper division courses in various area(s) of specialization within the department related to history and political science. Produces scholarly work and collaborates professionally with other faculty and staff to promote the general academic goals of the department and the college. Seeks ways to fulfill the guiding concepts of the college and university as embodied in the philosophy, mission, values and vision of the university.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a terminal degree in a discipline directly related to the coursework being taught. Ph.D. preferred. Demonstrated successful teaching at the college or university level is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D. in History must be completed by the date of appointment. Candidates must have experience teaching in a college/university setting and show evidence of commitment to teaching. Maintains currency in fields of expertise/research/instruction.


Knowledge and skill in current instructional theory, methods, strategies, and techniques.
Knowledge of student management, motivation, and evaluation techniques.


Evidence skill as a successful teacher and researcher and commitment to professional development.
Demonstrated research skills.
Effective communication skills.


Effective instructional strategies and techniques in upper and lower division courses.
Ability to manage, motivate, and evaluate students in upper and lower division courses.

Pay Range


Special Instructions to Applicants

For Other 1 and Other 2 Documents you must attach:
1. Teaching & Research Interests
2. Student Evaluation

Completed application deadline 5 pm May 2, 2014.

To be considered an applicant for employment you must apply online through the UVU.Jobs website.
Any offer of employment will be contingent upon the results of a background check, which includes a criminal records check. A criminal conviction is not necessarily a bar to employment.
Application materials become the property of UVU.
For questions contact Human Resources at uvu.jobs@uvu.edu

Utah Valley University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity/ Equal Access Employer.

Keyword Phrases

  • History/Political Science
  • Lecturer - United States History
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  • History
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 9/7/2014