The University of Missouri-Kansas City invites applications for an Assistant Teaching Professor – Social and Behavioral Sciences (not including History) to teach in the Honors Program. This position will be a full-time, nine-month, non-tenure-track, three-year renewable appointment. The successful candidate will collaborate with current faculty to design and teach the innovative core curriculum in the Honors Program.
We seek an individual who can design and teach general education courses in the social and behavioral sciences, an honors senior thesis practicum, and a series of courses on social justice, environmental sustainability, and leadership and ethics. The teaching load is 4 courses per semester with some administrative and advising duties.
Honors Program faculty members are teacher-scholars committed to interdisciplinary pedagogy in a diverse and inclusive community. They engage undergraduate students in the classroom and beyond its walls as teachers, mentors, and advisors and champion pedagogical innovation and undergraduate research. Successful applicants will relish teaching a diverse student body and working in a collaborative environment.
A Ph.D. or ABD in any field of the social and behavioral sciences.
Salary is negotiable and commensurate with experience and qualifications.
The position will be open until a qualified pool of applicants is created. Initial review of candidate pool will be on November 1, 2022.