Adjunct - Military Science & Leadership

Position Information

Position Title Adjunct Working Title Adjunct - Military Science & Leadership Department 210310-Military Science & Leadership Pay Rate Per adjunct salary schedule FTE .25 FLSA Exempt Position Number 997522 Classification Faculty Special Instructions to Applicants:

Required documents are (1) a letter of application (with confirmation of ability to meet on the class day and time scheduled), (2) curriculum vita/resume (showing experience or potential to teach adult learners), and (3) unofficial transcripts from all university level institutions. These documents must be attached to the faculty profile at the time of application. Only completed online faculty profiles with the attached documents will be accepted for this position. If contacted for a campus interview, three (3) formal letters of reference and official transcripts for all awarded degrees will be required.

For more information, contact
Dr. Lynn Urban, Search Committee Chair, Humphreys 300, School of Public Services, University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO 64093, email address urban@ucmo.edu telephone (660) 543-4188.

Review begins July 1, 2021. Position is open until filled.

Note: A background check is required for the selected candidate of this position and any job offer is contingent on the results of this check.

The University of Central Missouri is an AA/ EEO / ADA employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Veteran status and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Working hours:

Monday & Wednesday
12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Bargaining Unit No Work Location Warrensburg Campus Posting Date 06/08/2021 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes Position Purpose

The Military Science & Leadership program at the University of Central Missouri seeks adjunct faculty to teach the following face-to-face course on the Warrensburg campus. The anticipated date of appointment is August 16, 2021.

Teach one section of MS 2500 History of the U.S. Army, a 3 credit hour course to teach ROTC Cadets the history of the US Army including its domestic and global role, key battles, and military equipment. The class will meet on the Warrensburg campus for lecture.

While adjunct instructors are temporary and employed for a single semester, it is expected the successful candidate will be a stable member of the UCM Cadre and teach for multiple consecutive semesters.

Education & Formal Training Master's degree (Specify field(s) of study below) Other Education & Formal Training

Master’s degree in any field from an accredited university is acceptable.

The successful candidate must be able to obtain U.S. Army Military History Instructor Course ( MHIC ) certification upon hire. Training occurs at Fort Leavenworth, KS and a background screening is required to gain access to the post.

Computer Skills Other - Computer software skills Experience

Experience teaching American history, military tactics, US Army policy, or government preferred.

Additional optional/preferred skills include interest and ability in supporting APFT (Army Physical Fitness Test) and Field Laboratory activities (navigation, tactics, etc) and/or mentoring Cadets on career placement and leadership roles.

Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge: Attention to detail, Communication skills, including oral, written, and/or nonverbal, Human Relations/Interpersonal skills, Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and meet deadlines, Maintain confidentiality Other Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge Physical & Environmental Factors: Special Working Conditions: Irregular work hours, Professional appearance Ability to Keyboard Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Required Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcripts
  3. Vitae
Optional Documents