Career Services in the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Minnesota is accepting applications for a part-time and potentially full-time positions to teach courses that cannot be staffed by regular staff for openings that may occur in Fall 2020 (August 2020 - December 2020); and/or Spring 2021 (January 2021 - May 2021). Teaching may be for day or evening courses. Appointments may be renewable based on need, funding, and performance. This does not constitute a posting for vacancies but establishes a pool of applicants should openings occur during the 2020/21 academic year. Applicants will be selected from this pool on an as-needed basis through academic year and supervised by the Curriculum Coordinator in CLA Career Services.
Responsibilities - Teach 1-10 sections of the CLA career courses per semester - Prepare for and teach courses using Canvas and Google Suite - Hold office hours on campus - Grade assignments and turn grades in on time - Attend and participate in regular instructor meetings and trainings - Work as a team with other instructors to maintain consistency - Support employer events for courses, based on need - Receive official e-mails and respond in a timely manner, submit an activity report when requested, and turn in student evaluations - Continue personal growth within the career development profession, keep current with the field and instructional technology, and broaden knowledge and expertise
Required Qualifications - MA in Student Affairs in Higher Education or a closely related field - A minimum of one-year college teaching experience - Broad familiarity with career development within the liberal arts - Strong commitment to supporting principles of equal opportunity and affirmative action including experience providing career support to students with varying identities and backgrounds
Preferred qualifications - Broad familiarity with Career Readiness in CLA - Proficiency with Canvas, Google Suite, and other instructional technology - At least one year experience working in career services in higher education - One year or more college teaching experience within a liberal arts setting
Internal Number: 336073
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