University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Part Time Lecturer in Information Systems in Rio Grande Valley, Texas
Faculty TitlePart Time Lecturer
Job Class Code00052
Working TitlePart Time Lecturer in Information Systems
LocationRio Grande Valley
Division/OrganizationProvost - Academic Affairs
Appointment Period for Non-Tenure Position
Tenure StatusNon Tenure Track
Scope of Job
We seek dedicated and excellent teachers who are focused on improving student success, preparing exceptional business professionals, and to continue a tradition of improving the social mobility of our students.
Our courses are offered during the day and evenings in different modalities – face-to-face, hybrid, online synchronous and online asynchronous.
The qualifications to be considered as a part-time lecturer are 3 years of professional experience and a master’s degree with at least 18 credit hours of graduate instruction in either computer information systems, quantitative methods (business statistics and analytics) , or a closely related field of study from an accredited institution.
Discipline Specific Required Qualifications
Teaching experience is desirable, as well as ability to teach online or use technology to support teaching and learning.
SalaryPart-time Lecturers are paid per course taught commensurate with experience and/or qualifications.
License or Certification Required?No
Number of Vacancies1
Desired Start Date07/07/2021
UTRGV is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to hire without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. UTRGV takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
UTRGV is a Hispanic-serving Institution dedicated to student success and building a diverse faculty committed to working in a multicultural environment. UTRGV has an NSF ADVANCE grant to increase the representation of women in STEM fields and to promote a positive, family friendly workplace for all faculty. We strongly encourage applications from women and minorities.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Complete all sections on the application. If you are applying for the first time please complete all biographical information including address, email and phone. You may update this at any time by selecting to edit your profile in the application. Security sensitive; All UTRGV employees are required to have a criminal background check ( CBC ). CBCs will be conducted for all candidates invited for an on-campus interview. Search subject to budget availability.
UTRGV is a distributed institution. As such and as assigned, the position may
require presence at multiple locations throughout the Rio Grande Valley. Work is
performed primarily in a general office environment. This position is security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code
§51.215. The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement System of
Texas ( TRS ), subject to the position being at least 20 hours per week and at least
135 days in length. This position has the option to elect the Optional Retirement
Program ( ORP ) instead of TRS , subject to the position being 40 hours per week
and at least 135 days in length.
Texas law requires faculty members whose primary language is not English to
demonstrate proficiency in English as determined by a satisfactory paper-based
test score of 500 (computer-based of 173 or internet-based of 61) on the Test of
English as a Foreign Language ( TOEFL ) or a satisfactory test score of 6.0 on the
International English Language Testing System ( IELTS ). Incomplete applications
will not be considered.
Posting Supplemental Questions
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List of 3 References
Letter of Interest
Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Writing / Publication Sample
Reference Letter 1
Reference Letter 2
Reference Letter 3
Certifications and Licenses
Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness
Unofficial Transcripts 2
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