JOB TITLE: Lecturer
DIVISION: Academic Affairs
DEPARTMENT: Department of History, Pan Africana Studies, Philosophy & Religion
LOCATION: Lincoln University, PA, Main Campus This is an in-person position
FLSA STATUS: Salaried, Exempt
REPORTS TO: Department Chair
SALARY: Per CBA
Lincoln University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track position in a Multi-Disciplinary Studies. The successful candidate will be a dynamic teacher of undergraduate students. The ideal candidate will show evidence of thoughtful intellectual engagement. Candidates will be expected to teach four courses a semester and be expected to teach in-person courses including multiples sections of African American Experience. It is preferable that the successful candidate possess a Ph.D./Terminal Degree by the hire date, but an MS degree in a closely related field with three years of work experience in a related field will also be accepted.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The successful candidate will:
- Will be a contributing member of departmental and university required meetings and initiatives including departmental meetings events, course and curriculum development, and university-wide initiatives.
- Maintain active professional engagement and research.
- Will share the University’s commitment to diversity, inclusion, and anti-racist pedagogy and be prepared to join an active cohort of faculty who teach undergraduate courses and advise/mentor students.
- A Ph.D./Terminal degree in related field (completed by the time of hire), or an MS degree combined with three years of work experience.
- Evidence of 3+ years of teaching at undergraduate level
- Proven agenda of research and professional engagement
- Communication skills consistent with effective teaching, mentoring and motivating majors from a broad range of cultural, ethnic, and economic backgrounds and actively participating in the department and broader university.
- Experience in course design, development, and assessment of student learning out comes.
- Experience utilizing LMS such as canvas and other software
Moderate lifting up to 20 pounds as frequently as needed to move objects; dexterity to write and manipulate computer keyboard and mouse; ability to hear and speak clearly; and body mobility to stoop, kneel, bend and reach.
Work is performed in a university campus environment. All classes are currently taught in-person and faculty are required to be present on campus to teach their courses. The employee is subject to inside environmental conditions and protection from weather conditions.
All applications should be submitted through the online portal. Only complete applications will be considered. Applicants must submit the following:
- A letter of application
- A current curriculum vita
- Undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial copies will suffice for initial screening).
- A statement of teaching philosophy
- A research statement
- A diversity statement that discusses the incorporation of the principles of diversity into your teaching, research, and service
- Three  references or three  current and relevant letters of recommendation
Review of applications will continue until position is filled.
Lincoln University is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women, people of color, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply. The University is committed to enriching its educational experience and its culture through the diversity of its faculty, administration, and staff.