Position Title Per Course Faculty-Childhood Education & Family Studies
(Spring 2022 Semester)
Work Location Springfield Campus
Department Childhood Education & Family Studies
Term Spring Semester (per course faculty only)
Begin Date -Spring Term 01/18/2022
Begin Date - Summer Term
Begin Date - Fall Term
Maximum credit hours Per Course faculty can teach 12 Credit Hours per 12
Month Period - Springfield Campus
Description of Primary Duties
Per course faculty teach by way of one of the following: 1) face-to-face on
the Springfield campus, 2) face-to-face on a campus other than Springfield,
3) online, or 4) in a blended format that may include ITV or online
teaching. Per course faculty are responsible for fulfilling all teaching
expectations and must collect and provide data from courses to support program
reviews. Per course faculty must communicate with students, faculty and
administration associated with the course and program. Per course faculty
represent MSU and its programs with professionalism and academic integrity.
Minimum Acceptable Qualifications
Per Course Faculty should possess a master's degree or the equivalent
professional experience in a field determined acceptable by the Dean.
For per course faculty in Child Life Education, per course faculty must have a
minimum of three years experience working in a child life program in health
care facility, and they must hold current certification as a Child Life
Specialist or hold certification by the appointment date.
For per course faculty in Elementary education and Early Childhood Education,
a minimum of three years teaching experience and certification are preferred.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Missouri State University accepts applications for Per Course Faculty to
establish a broad and diverse pool of available candidates. By submitting an
application for this posting you are applying to be a part of Missouri State
University's Per Course Faculty pool for a potential course that may be
offered in the applicable semester. There may not be a current opening.
Applications and transcripts are evaluated prior to the selection of
interviewees. To receive full consideration, include all documents requested
by the department. Please attach an updated, detailed Curriculum Vitae.
Unofficial transcripts can be attached as an optional document to the online
application. Official transcripts may be required at time of hire to comply
with reporting requirements for Missouri Law.
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The University emphasizes the dignity and equality common to all persons and
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individual faculty, staff, and students. In accord with federal law and
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basis of race, color, national origin (including ancestry, or any other
subcategory of national origin recognized by applicable law), religion, sex
(including marital status, family status, pregnancy, sexual orientation,
gender identity, gender expression, or any other subcategory of sex recognized
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prohibited by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972.
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Background Check Statement
Employment will require a criminal background check at University expense.
Open Date 10/08/2021
Close Date 01/28/2022
Posting Number 20210063PCF
Quicklink for Posting https: // jobs.missouristate.edu/postings/58070
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How did you hear about this vacancy?
Missouri State University Website
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(Open Ended Question)
Do you have a Master's Degree?
What discipline is your Master's degree?
(Open Ended Question)
Are you a current full-time regular Missouri State University employee?
Yes, I am a current full-time faculty/staff University employee.
No, I am not currently employed by the University.
No, I am a current per course faculty member.
No, I am a current part-time staff University employee.
No, I am a current University graduate assistant or teaching assistant.
No, I am a current student University employee.
Unofficial Transcripts - 1
Unofficial Transcripts -2
Letter of Recommendation-1 (Non-confidential)
Letter of Recommendation-2 (Non-confidential)
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