Central Washington University — Lecturer Pool, Africana and Black Studies

Job ID: 2064

Job Summary

Lecturer: non-tenure track, full-time in Africana and Black Studies Program in the College of Arts and Humanities. Beginning Fall 2018. The successful candidate will teach nine courses (3 per quarter) during the 2018-2019 academic year. Teaching assignment includes 100, 200, and 300-level courses.

Minimum Qualifications

  • MA in Africana and Black Studies or related field
  • University-level teaching experience
  • Demonstrated experience teaching diverse populations
  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level

Preferred Qualifications

  • PhD in Africana and Black Studies or related field
  • Experience or interest in teaching online courses
  • Scholarship and/or teaching interests in one of the disciplines within the College of Arts and Humanities

Pay & Work Schedule

Salary: Commensurate with education and experience, in accordance with minimum salaries set by the Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Appointment: Full-time Non-Tenure Track, 9-month appointment. Position may be renewed beyond one year.

Benefits: CWU offers a comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, retirement, and optional savings plans, life and disability insurance.

Additional Information: For additional information about the university, visit: http://www.cwu.edu

For additional information about Ellensburg, visit http://www.myellensburg.com or http://www.kittitascountychamber.com

How to Apply

To apply for this position, you must complete the on-line application and attach:

  • A detailed cover letter clearly demonstrating how your education and experience: (a) meet the required (and, as applicable, preferred) qualifications, and (b) demonstrate the ability to perform the responsibilities as described by the posting;
  • Curriculum Vitae including work history, education, courses taught, and publications, as well as contact information for at least three professional references;
  • Statement of teaching philosophy;
  • Evidence of teaching excellence;
  • Copies of transcript for highest degree held

Screening begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled

NOTE: Although copies of transcripts are acceptable for application purposes, all job offers are contingent upon verification of highest degree.

**Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Contact Information
Name: Dr. Bobby Cummings
Title: Africana and Black Studies Director
Email: cummings@cwu.edu
Phone: 509-963-1075
Website: http://www.cwu.edu/africana/
Please contact Human Resources at hr@cwu.edu or 509-963-1202 if you require technical assistance with the online application process.

Conditions of Employment
Prior to employment, final candidate(s) will be required to submit to a background check. All information obtained through background investigations will be strictly confidential and revealed only to those required to have access.

The conditions of employment with Central Washington University are set forth in the Collective Bargaining Agreement between Central Washington University and United Faculty of Central, University policies and procedures, and applicable state and federal laws.

The Collective Bargaining Agreement may be found here: http://www.cwu.edu/hr/ufc.