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University of Kansas POOL – Business: Online Section Leader in Lawrence, Kansas

Position Overview

Online section leaders work directly with and for the faculty member who is the instructor of record. Consequently, they are not responsible for the determination of the structure of the course, nor setting course coverage, nor the preparation of course material. Online Section Leaders are part-time, temporary, non-tenure-track members of the faculty. FTE is determined by course load.

Instructional areas may include: Accounting, Information Systems, Finance, Statistics, Economics, Supply Chain Management, Human Resources, Management, Marketing, Business Law, Ethics, International Business, Strategic Management, and Leadership. Applicants should indicate preference for instructional area in cover letter and complete supplemental question section of application.

Applications will be reviewed and placed in a pool to be considered for teaching positions as needed. Applications will be accepted throughout the year. Appointments are one semester, renewable, subject to review and funding. The successful candidate must have appropriate authorization to work in the U.S. before employment begins. Any employment with the University of Kansas is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check.

Job Description

100%- Support the instructor of record for online course by proving a variety of duties, examples include:

  • monitor and facilitate on-line discussions
  • answer student’s emails and questions
  • evaluate and grade papers and tests
Required Qualifications
  1. Successful completion of graduate business or management coursework in the relevant teaching discipline or minimum two years professional experience in the relevant field.
Preferred Qualifications
  1. A Master’s degree in relevant teaching discipline.
  2. Demonstrated excellence of professional experience in the relevant field.
  3. Experience with online instruction.
Contact Information to Applicants

Additional Candidate Instruction

A complete application requires: 1) on-line application; 2) current resume; 3) a cover letter; 4) complete contact information for three professional references; 5) detailed listing of completed, related coursework, if not clearly defined in cover letter or resume.

*Applications will be reviewed and placed in a pool to be considered for teaching positions as needed. Applications will be accepted until April 9, 2020. *


The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability status as a veteran, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, gender identity, gender expression, and genetic information in the university's programs and activities. Retaliation is also prohibited by university policy. The following persons have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies and are the Title IX coordinators for their respective campuses: Executive Director of the Office of Institutional Opportunity & Access,, 1246 West Campus Road, Room 153A, Lawrence, KS 66045, 785-864-6414, 711 TTY 9for the Lawrence, Edwards, Parsons, Yoder, and Topeka campuses); Director, Equal Opportunity Office, Mail Stop 7004, 4330 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Fairway, KS 66205, 913-588-8011, 711 TTY (for the Wichita, Salina, and Kansas City, Kansas medical center campuses).

Advertised Salary Range: Competitive depending on experience and qualifications

Application Review Begins: 25-Feb-2020

Work Location: University of Kansas - Lawrence

FTE: 0.25 - 1.00

Reg/Temp: Temporary

Employee Class: F-Faculty

Conditions of Employment: Limited Term

Position Number: 00001236

Unit: MBA