Teaching Assistant Professor
Company: Kansas State University
Posted on: March 16, 2023
Teaching Assistant Professor
Department: 3670055010 Health & Human Sciences Dean
Job no: 514708
Employment type: Academic / Faculty - 9 month
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Worksite: On-site requirement
Categories: Education / Instructional, Adult Development
Pay Grade: 001
About This Role:
The Center on Aging (COA), within the College of Health and Human Sciences, is currently seeking a 9-month Teaching Assistant Professor to join their team. This position will be responsible for teaching undergraduate and graduate courses on-campus and online. This non-tenure track position will report directly to the Department Head.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
This 9-month position at the rank of teaching assistant professor has a preferred starting date of August 2023, with competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Why Join Us:
The Center on Aging is a dynamic education and research center focused on providing an innovative gerontology curriculum and aging services development and evaluation (https://www.hhs.k-state.edu/aging/). We have well-known expertise in long-term care services and supports, and we facilitate a nationally recognized person-centered care program for nursing homes for the state of Kansas (PEAK 2.0). The Center's academic programs encompass an undergraduate minor, secondary major, Master's degree, and graduate certificate. We also serve older Kansans and their families through community engagement and outreach and our aging services research projects. At Kansas State University, we are an interdisciplinary unit housed within the College of Health and Human Sciences, with collaborative relationships across several academic departments and centers both within the College and across the University. Our faculty and staff have existing partnerships with K-State Research and Extension programs, regional universities, the Kansas Department of Aging and Disability Services (KDADS), the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE), various national long-term care organizations, and national research partnerships.
The College of Health and Human Sciences is home to six academic departments (Applied Human Sciences; Food, Nutrition, Dietetics & Health; Hospitality Management; Interior Design & Fashion Studies; Personal Financial Planning; and Kinesiology), the Center on Aging, Physician Assistant program, and a Nursing partnership with Wichita State University. The College enrolls more than 2,300 undergraduate and 400 graduate students and employs more than 115 full-time faculty members in teaching, research, and Extension positions (https://www.hhs.k-state.edu/). The College is committed to promoting research, scholarship, creative activity, and discovery with a strategic and cohesive focus on health and human behavior.
Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, and paid time off (vacation, sick, and holidays). To see what benefits are available, please visit https://www.k-state.edu/hsc/benefits.
We Support Diversity and Inclusion:
Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion. The university actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the Principles of Community.
This position is required to be performed on-site. Work is performed on employer premises or designated assignment location.
What You'll Need to Succeed:
How to Apply:
Please submit the following documents:
Inquiries about the position should be directed to the search committee chair, Dr. Erin Yelland, at email@example.com with the subject line: COA Teaching Assistant Professor Search.
Screening of Applications Begins:
Anticipated Hiring Pay Range:
Initial review of applications will begin in March 2023 and will continue until the position is filled.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.
Background Screening Statement:
In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.
Advertised: Feb 22, 2023 Central Standard Time
Applications close: Open until filled
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