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Please upload an application letter explaining your qualifications and your approach to teaching, a current curriculum vitae, and two letters of recommendation. Applicants will be selected based upon demonstrated subject matter expertise and ability to complete the duties and responsibilities of course instruction.

The terms and conditions of employment for this position are subject to the provisions of a Collective Bargaining Agreement between the University of Michigan and the Lecturers Employee Organization (LEO).

The University of Michigan-Dearborn is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty committed to teaching and working in a multi-cultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities and women.

Currently this classification is considered exempt in compliance with the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).


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Job Summary

The University of Michigan-Dearborn (UM-Dearborn) is one of the three campuses of the University of Michigan. UM-Dearborn is a comprehensive university offering high quality undergraduate, graduate, professional and continuing education to residents of southeastern Michigan and attracts more than 9,000 students. Faculty and students have the opportunity to collaborate across all three campuses in research and scholarly activity.  UM-Dearborn is located ten miles west of Detroit and thirty-five miles east of Ann Arbor. The campus is strategically located on 200 suburban acres of the original Henry Ford Estate in the Greater Detroit Metropolitan region. 

Job Description: The College of Education, Health and Human Services (CEHHS) is seeking applications for a lecturer position in the Department of Education for the Winter 2019 semester. 

The selected candidate would be responsible for teaching the course, EXPS 460.  This course is for pre-service teachers in the elementary certification program majoring in reading. In this course students will explore topical issues relevant to the teaching of literacy in preparation for becoming participating members in the professional community of literacy teachers.

The selected candidate will be responsible for conducting all instructional duties of the course, including teaching, development of assignments, grading, holding office hours for student support, and maintaining a course page through the Canvas Learning Management System.

Required Qualifications*

The position requires that the candidate have a doctoral degree in education/closely related field or a Master’s Degree in Education/Reading and several years of experience teaching reading in K-12 schools.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.