Lecturer - Anthropology (Pool)
Company: University of Colorado
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: January 21, 2023
The College of Languages, Arts and Sciences (LAS) at the
University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) will establish and
maintain a pool of Lecturers in Anthropology from which future
appointments to temporary, non-tenure track positions will be made.
Appointments are part-time (less than 50% time) and will be made
The position is responsible for teaching various courses for the
Department of Anthropology; however, exact courses taught will
depend on need at the time of hire The courses may be in person or
* Please note that we will contact qualified individuals as needed
to teach classes. This posting is to create a pool of applicants,
should a need arise within the department.*
The University of Colorado Colorado Springs will not sponsor work
visas or permanent resident applications for this position.
Who We Are:
The University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) is one of four
campuses in the University of Colorado system and is home to over
9,000 undergraduate and 1,800 graduate students. UCCS offers 53
undergraduate degree programs, 24 graduate degree programs, and 8
doctoral programs. UCCS is also home to the world's only Bachelor
of InnovationTM program, which allows our graduates to master
multi-disciplinary skills and graduate ready to create real change
in the world. UCCS was recently classified as a "High Research
Activity" university by the Carnegie Foundation and takes pride in
being the only higher education institution in southern Colorado
that explicitly includes research as part of its mission. We have a
strong focus in fueling student success by creating, using, and
maintaining a multitude of offices - First Year Experience, Excel
Centers, Academic Advising, and the Career Center just to name a
few. Overall, UCCS is constantly focused of preparing our students
to have success in the future, and we understand that every single
employee on our campus has a significant effect on that focus.
The city, which was recently ranked as the number six Best Places
to Live by U.S. News & World Report in 2021, known as Olympic City
USA, rests at the base of Pikes Peak, the inspiration for the song
"America the Beautiful" and a must-see for residents and visitors
alike. The 14,115 foot summit is just one of dozens of area
attractions, including scenic trains, museums, parks, a zoo and
more. With a mild climate and 247 days of sunshine each year, the
Springs boasts some of the state's best recreation
Work Location: Typically, on-site; position may be partially
remote, based on the semester-to-semester need of the department,
as determined by the supervisor.
Remote work may be available for emergency events. This will be
offered based on the emergency and allowance will come from
leadership and the guidelines provided at the time of the
This position has been determined to be exempt from the overtime
provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
What We Offer:
Salary Range: Pay dependent on number of courses taught. Generally
$945/per credit hour.
This position is eligible for paid sick leave. Information on
benefits, including eligibility, is located at:
The University of Colorado Colorado Springs is committed to
providing a safe and productive learning, living and working
community. To assist in achieving this goal, we conduct background
investigations for all prospective applicants being considered for
employment. Background investigations include a criminal history
record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor
vehicle history check.
UCCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. In
compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its
commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces
diversity, the University of Colorado does not discriminate on the
basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender,
disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender
identity or expression, genetic information, political affiliation
or political philosophy in its programs or activities, including
employment, admissions, and educational programs. Alternative
formats of this ad can be provided upon request for individuals
with disabilities by contacting the Office of Human Resources at
The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification
of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by
the end of the third day of work.
* Master's in Anthropology or related field
* Willingness to teach either in person and online
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently
required move. Employee may occasionally be required to have long
periods of sitting, moderate bending, moderate energy requirements
and fine motor skills. The employee may occasionally lift and/or
move up to 20 pounds.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each of the established essential functions and meet the
physical and environment demands described satisfactorily. The
requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill,
ability, physical and environmental conditions required of the
employee on the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
functions, physical and environmental demands.
Applicants with disabilities: If you have a mental or physical
impairment, which limits one of your major life activities (e.g.
walking, hearing, seeing, speaking, breathing, or learning) and
require special accommodations for testing or interviewing, it is
your responsibility to notify the office scheduling the interview
or test at least 3 working days before the interview or test date.
If you need special accommodations at the work site, you must
notify the appointing authority or Human Resources.
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