Position Title Veterans Studies Facilitator (Online)
Position Category PT Faculty
Position required to go into K-12 school Never
Driver Classification Non Driver
FLSA Status Exempt
Employee Class 03-Part Time Faculty
Veterans Studies seeks a part-time instructor to serve as a facilitator in the
online sections of VTS 200 Introduction to Veterans Studies.
Sponsorship This position is not budgeted for Visa Sponsorship
Work Location US Based
Successful candidates will hold a master's degree with at least 18 graduate
credit hours in a related field of study along with a strong record of
previous teaching experience.
Ideal candidates will have researched veterans' issues, engaged in public
service for veterans' communities, or have both college teaching experience
and a background in military service.
Division Academic Affairs/Provost
Department College of Letters, Arts & Soc Sci
Unit Veterans Studies
Funding Source Institutional
About the College/Department
Eastern Kentucky University is a regional, coeducational, public institution
of higher education offering general and liberal arts programs, pre-
professional and professional training in education and various other fields
at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Located in Richmond, Madison
County, Kentucky, EKU has a distinguished record of more than a century of
educational service to the Commonwealth. Eastern Kentucky University is
committed to access, equal opportunity, dignity, respect, and inclusion for
all people, as integral to a learning environment in which intellectual
creativity and diversity thrives.
Situated near the heart of the Bluegrass, Richmond is served by a network of
major highways that make EKU easily accessible from all parts of Kentucky and
surrounding states. Richmond is 26 miles southeast of Lexington, Kentucky.
Interstate Highways I-75 (north-south) and I-64 (east-west) make the
metropolitan areas of Cincinnati, 112 miles to the north, and Louisville, 110
miles to the west, within convenient distance by automobile. Richmond is also
served by U.S. Route 25 from Southeastern Kentucky and Kentucky Route 52 from
the east and west. The Bluegrass, Mountain, Daniel Boone, and Cumberland
Parkways provide even greater accessibility by automobile since the city is
located near the convergence of these arterial highways into the interstate
EKU is a dedicated high-quality instruction, scholarship, and service, and
places emphasis on the three in that order. Through its colleges and schools,
the University seeks to offer quality instruction at a variety of degree
levels in general education, the arts, the sciences, business, education, pre-
professional and professional areas, and applied and technical disciplines.
Through consultative services, continuing education, and the extended campus,
the University seeks to provide service to the community and the region.
Research seeks both to advance knowledge in the subject matter areas with
which the University is concerned and to support the primary function of
Contact Person Travis Martin
Posting Number PTF00296P
Number of Vacancies Pooled
Job Open Date 11/23/2021
Application Review Date
Job Close Date 05/31/2022
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions Summary
Eastern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
employer and educational institution and does not discriminate on the basis of
age (40 and over), race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, gender expression, pregnancy, ethnicity, disability, national
origin, veteran status, or genetic information in the admission to, or
participation in, any educational program or activity (e.g., athletics,
academics and housing) which it conducts or any employment policy or
Background Check Statement
Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background check.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Do you have a masters degree?
Will you have a Ph.D. in hand by the date of appointment or an advanced ABD by the date of the appointment?
Are you available to work in the evening (6 pm to 10 pm)?
Are you a current employee of the university?
Are you a military veteran?
Do you have a background researching veterans' issues or serving military/veteran communities?
(Open Ended Question)
Describe your experience teaching in a college environment. What class sizes have you had? What learning-management systems have you used? Do you have a particular pedagogical philosophy? (Be as brief as possible)
(Open Ended Question)
Describe how your academic research or disciplinary background lends itself to the study of veterans' identities, cultures, and experiences?
(Open Ended Question)
Contact Information for at least 3 Professional References