Faculty (Part Time) - Middle Grades Education (Owensboro, Kentucky)
Category: Faculty (Part Time)
Department: WKU - Owensboro
Locations: Owensboro, KY
Posted: Nov 7, 2017
Closes: Open Until Filled
Ref. No.: FP9999
Position ID: 91351
About Western Kentucky University:
Western Kentucky University aspires to be the University of choice for faculty
and staff who are dedicated to helping advance academic excellence. True to
its spirit, WKU offers an inviting, nurturing, and challenging work
environment, which is responsive to the needs of a diverse and ambitious
learning community. WKU's main campus is located on a hill overlooking the
city of Bowling Green (population est. 60,000), and is acclaimed as one of
the most beautiful in the nation. In addition, WKU serves the communities of
Elizabethtown/Fort Knox, Glasgow and Owensboro through its regional campuses.
We invite you to consider WKU as a place where your academic and professional
dreams can be realized.
WKU Owensboro is accepting applications to create a pool of qualified
faculty to teach graduate and undergraduate courses in Middle Grades
Education. We are seeking part time faculty for day and evening classes at
the Owensboro, Kentucky campus.
A master's degree in the discipline (or closely related field) is required
for teaching undergraduate-level courses; a terminal degree is required for
teaching graduate-level courses. Prior teaching experience and experience with
online education is desirable.
Kentucky state law requires all public institutions of postsecondary education
to conduct pre-employment criminal background checks to determine suitability
Western Kentucky University (WKU) is committed to a policy and practice of
providing equal employment and educational opportunities to all individuals.
In accordance with Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX
of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act
of 1973, Revised 1992, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, no
form of discrimination or harassment will be tolerated at WKU on the basis of
race, color, ethnicity, national origin, creed, religion, political belief,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, age,
uniformed services, veteran status, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth
or related medical conditions, or physical or mental disability in admission
to career and technical education programs and/or activities, or employment
Persons with disabilities, who need reasonable accommodations to participate
in the application and/or selection process, should notify the office of Equal
Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/University ADA Services (EEO). To
request an accommodation, report/express a complaint, or ask questions
regarding WKU''s Discrimination and Harassment Policy (#0.2040), please
contact Mr. Joshua Hayes, EEO Director/Title IX Investigator/University ADA
Coordinator, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (270)
The University is also required to investigate complaints of sex and gender-
based harassment, also a form of discrimination, and has designated the Title
IX Coordinator as the individual responsible for coordinating the
investigation and response to such complaints. The Title IX Coordinator for
the University is Ms. Andrea Anderson, who can be contacted via email at
email@example.com or by phone at (270) 745-5398. Additional
information regarding Title IX is accessible via WKU''s
https: // www. wku.edu/titleix/ website.
Information concerning educational programs offered by WKU are provided at:
https:// www. wku.edu/atwku/academics.php
The following represent a complete application and must be submitted through
this electronic talent management system. The need for part-time faculty is
on-going and applications are accepted at any time.
Letter of Interest identifying the area in which you are qualified to
You will receive confirmation once you have successfully completed the
electronic application process.