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  Lecturer Track
Senior Lecturers are expected to demonstrate exceptional mastery in teaching with a substantial impact on the university's educational mission.
During the terms of their appointments, Lecturers, Senior Lecturers and Principal Lecturers are subject to, and protected by, the same university policies concerning academic freedom and dismissal for cause (but not concerning reappointments) as are regular but untenured faculty members.
In each college and school, appointments in the Lecturer Track shall not be made before the date of the approval of the provost of that college's or school's policy specifying criteria and procedures regarding such appointments, as required by the provisions of this policy.
www.cmu.edu /policies/documents/Lecturers.html   (1287 words)

  Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh: Academic Promotions Board - Lecturer Advancements
For each lecturer who will reach the date of contractual completion of probation by 31 December, a positive or negative recommendation about completion of probation with reasons should be submitted to the Autumn Board.
Temporary lecturers with a contract of more than one year should be treated as if on probation.
It will be the normal expectation that a lecturer reaching a maximum of Grade A should be advanced to Grade B. Although such advancement is not on the basis of competitive merit, a positive recommendation is required based on academic attainment and ability and on a satisfactory standard of work.
www.hw.ac.uk /hr/p_promotion_academic_lecturer.php   (1354 words)

  Group 1   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The job of a lecturer involves coursework preparation, research, evaluation of written work, understanding of both course content and students as well as the environment in which the learning is taking place, at the same time dealing with administration and meeting the requirements stipulated by the relevant departments and the university.
A lecturer must have the ability to identify important tasks that require immediate attention and allocate their time accordingly ensuring that the holistic outcome is the completion of all tasks or requirements.
Lecturers often rely on secretaries to deal with administrative duties, the problem however is that such assistance is not always available and may not be as efficient and reliable as a lecturer requires it to be.
sunsite.wits.ac.za /psyc212/lecturer.html   (1263 words)

 Proposal for establishing a Pedagogical Non-tenure Track at IUPUI
Lecturers and Senior Lecturers are responsible primarily for teaching and the scholarship of teaching.
Creation of a new Lecturer position is not intended to be a means of retaining a tenure-probationary faculty appointee who has not been able to demonstrate the performance levels required for tenure.
Lecturers and Senior Lecturers have the right to petition the School Grievance Committees and the IUPUI campus Faculty Board of Review for redress of grievances concerning dismissal, non-reappointment, academic freedom, salary adjustment, or other conditions of work.
www.iupui.edu /~fcouncil/documents/lecturerpolicyfc020207.htm   (1012 words)

  Lecturer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lecturer is the name given to university teachers in most of the English-speaking world (but not at most universities in the U.S. or Canada) who do not hold a professorship.
US lecturing may not require a doctoral degree, depending on the university (see the article, "professor"), though a Master's degree (or at least 18 hours of graduate level work in a particular field) usually is required.
In some schools "lecturer" is a temporary post for visiting academic celebrities -- a famous writer may be made a "lecturer" for a term or a year, for instance, teaching a course and leading a lecture series, without regard to their academic degrees.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Lecturer   (1240 words)

 Walter Orr Roberts Lecturer
The Walter Orr Roberts Lecturer in Interdisciplinary Sciences is selected in recognition of significant contributions to the understanding of atmospheric processes derived from multidisciplinary research activities.
The lecture is presented at the AMS Annual Meeting or an appropriate specialized conference and published in the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society.
Selection of the Lecturer is made by the Council on the recommendation of a panel chaired by the STAC Commissioner and composed of the chairpersons of the STAC committees providing nominations.
www.ametsoc.org /stacpges/MEASUREMENTS/walter_orr_roberts_lecturer.htm   (295 words)

 Policies for Lecturer and Clinical Appointments
Lecturer and Clinical appointees are to be evaluated chiefly on the basis of their contributions to the teaching mission.
Like tenured and tenure-probationary colleagues, lecturers and clinical faculty are campus appointees, who should have the opportunity, consistent with their primary unit responsibilities, to support the mission of the campus through volunteer service activity that should be recognized as a professional contribution to the university.
Lecturers and Clinical appointees are expected to remain current in their pedagogical specialties, to attend and participate in national and international conferences, and to integrate advances in methodologies, materials, and technologies in their classroom teaching.
www.indiana.edu /~bfc/docs/policies/PoliciesForLecturerAndClinicalAppointments.htm   (1520 words)

 Lecturer - ArticleWorld   (Site not responding. Last check: )
A lecturer in common parlance may be a term used for a teacher, most often a college professor, who uses lectures as the primary means of teaching.
A class may have the same lecturer throughout the semester; however some lectures may be given by other people who are specialists in that particular area.
In America the term lecturer is considered synonymous with Instructor or Adjunct, who is an academician of not the same repute or position as a professor.
www.articleworld.org /index.php/Lecturer   (232 words)

 The Lecturer   (Site not responding. Last check: )
When the lecturer arrived at the hotel where the conventions were being held, he wasted no time in seeking directions because he was immediately confronted with a confusing array of rooms, signs, electronic equipment and the myriad apparatus which is necessary to make such gatherings function.
The lecturer arrived at the Geology Association's meeting room quite out of breath and was taken by the conventioneers to be the unknown foreign guest who was to substitute for his more recognized colleague.
When the lecturer responded to the last question and turned to leave the podium, as we have already seen, the Vice President jumped to his feet and it was his applause that inflicted such pain on the departing lecturer.
home.comcast.net /~soppenheimer/lecturer.html   (2399 words)

 USCC-Academic Human Resources-Lecturer with Security of Employment Series-Formal Review   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The titles Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, and appointments made at less than full-time as Lecturer with Potential for Security of Employment are not part of this title series but are part of the Unit 18 title series which is discussed separately in CAPM 516.000.
Lecturer titles which have, or lead to, security of employment are faculty positions designed to meet the long-term instructional needs of the University that cannot best be fulfilled by an appointee in the regular professorial series.
Lecturer SOE and Senior Lecturer SOE: Appointments are of indefinite duration and shall not be terminated except for good cause after the opportunity for a hearing before the Senate Committee on Privilege and Tenure (see Standing Order 103.10).
www2.ucsc.edu /ahr/policies/rev514285.htm   (2509 words)

 Remote Sensor Lecturer
The Remote Sensing Lecturer is selected in recognition of sustained, outstanding contributions to passive and active remote sensing of the atmosphere or oceans.
The lecture is presented at one of the following conferences: Radar, Satellite, Laser, Atmospheric Radiation, and/or Measurements depending on the Lecturer and topic.
Selection of the Lecturer is made by the Council on the recommendation of a panel chaired by the STAC Commissioner and composed of the Chairs of the Radar, Satellite, Laser, Atmospheric Radiation, and Measurements Committees.
www.ametsoc.org /stacpges/MEASUREMENTS/remote_sensor_lecturer.htm   (256 words)

 The UCLA CALL - Lecturer Series
Appointment as Lecturer or Senior Lecturer (PSOE or SOE) can be made only to a position which has been allocated for that purpose to the department as a permanent FTE, after approval by the Chancellor, upon recommendation by the Dean and the Council on Academic Personnel.
Thus an appointment as a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer (PSOE or SOE), which involves allocation of a permanent FTE to the position, will not be made for a position with functions which can be filled by an appointee in the Regular Professorial Series or by a temporary appointee.
A formal evaluation of a Lecturer PSOE which is made in order to arrive at the prospects of the candidate for eventual promotion and to provide information to the candidate regarding those prospects.
www.apo.ucla.edu /call/Lecturer.htm   (4474 words)

 The K-Zone: So you want to be a university lecturer?
The very word `lecturer' conjures up images of stuffed armchairs in oak-panelled studies, strolling over the lawns discussing the deconstruction of post-modern verse, and spending a couple of hours a week giving the same lecture as last year, and as the year before.
Lecturers are not motivated by the same things as other people -- money and power -- but by the desire to be acknowledged as an expert in a chosen field.
This is explicable on that basis that a lecturer's status is based on his or her recognition as an expert, so it does not help to show any uncertainty or intellectual weakness.
www.kevinboone.com /university.html   (8361 words)

 Lecturer Hiring Policy   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Lecturers will be evaluated on their subject-matter knowledge and teaching skill.
Candidates for lecturer positions will be asked to supply a vita and letters of recommendation regarding their subject-matter knowledge and their teaching ability.
Lecturers are required to administer the standard teaching evaluation in all their classes, and each lecturer will receive a written classroom evaluation from a tenured/tenure-track faculty member at least once a year.
math.sfsu.edu /LecturerHiringPolicy.html   (324 words)

 Contract of Employment - Lecturer
Lecturer 1s and pre PCW Lecturer 2s should refer to the L1 – L2 1993 Contract
This is a full-time, permanent, pensionable appointment, subject to satisfactory service during the probationary period, and to this contract of employment.
When a Lecturer is supervising a Tutor/Demonstrator a reduction in teaching hours will be applied on the basis of a one hour reduction per three hours demonstration/tutorials supervised.
www.tui.ie /Contracts/Lecturer.html   (1126 words)

 Search Results for "lecturer"
A teacher or lecturer at some universities who is not a regular faculty member.
A lecturer or tour guide in a museum or cathedral.
An endowment or foundation supporting a series or course of lectures.
www.bartleby.com /cgi-bin/texis/webinator/sitesearch?FILTER=col61&x=10&y=12&query=lecturer   (316 words)

 Help for Grand Knight - Lecturer
Lectures can post their speeches so others may use them at their own meetings.
The lecturer's position in the Council is by appointment of the GK.
The lecturer should be busy providing suitable educational programs and entertainment for "the good of the order" part of meetings plus social meetings.
www.kykofc.com /kentucky/gk/lecturer.htm   (242 words)

 CNN.com - Muslim lecturer indicted in terror case - Sep 23, 2004
WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Muslim lecturer, Ali al-Timimi, was indicted by a federal grand jury Thursday, on charges including counseling people to engage in a conspiracy to levy war against the United States, to aid the Taliban and to use firearms in violent crimes.
The United States alleges al-Timimi, who lectured at a prominent Northern Virginia mosque until the September 11, 2001, terror attacks, told followers attending a meeting that Islamic history justifies attacks on civilians, that those fighting Americans in Afghanistan would die as martyrs and how to reach a terrorist training camp in Pakistan.
Prosecutors allege the lecturer advised some of the men how to reach undetected a terror training camp run by Laskhar-e-Taiba and al-Timimi said the meeting must be kept secret.
www.cnn.com /2004/LAW/09/23/lecturer.indicted/index.html   (789 words)

 Lecture - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A lecture is an oral presentation intended to teach people about a particular subject, for example by a university or college teacher.
But lectures delivered by talented speakers can be highly stimulating; at the very least, lectures have survived in academia as a quick, cheap and efficient way of introducing large numbers of students to a particular field of study.
The verb "to lecture" is attested from 1590.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Lecture   (737 words)

 Central Washington University - Cornerstone: Policies for Approval of Lecturers
Lecturer files are reviewed by the appropriate Chair and Academic Dean before issuance of appointment of teaching assignments.
At a minimum, the lecturer must have a master's degree from an accredited institution or equivalent credentials.
If the performance of an lecturer is unsatisfactory, the department may request, in writing to the appropriate dean, that the lecturer status be revoked.
www.cwuce.org /cornerstone/lecturer_policy.asp   (473 words)

 Higher Education Lecturer - Education and Training - Job Families & Articles - Home - Jobs4U   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Teaching may be in the form of lectures, seminars and tutorials, practical laboratory demonstrations and fieldwork.
Higher education lecturers work mainly for universities and colleges of further and higher education.
Lecturers normally start work in their mid to late twenties, because it takes time to acquire the qualifications and experience needed.
www.connexions-direct.com /jobs4u/index.cfm?pid=47&catalogueContentID=152   (341 words)

 Course Lecturer —
The standard stipend for a Course Lecturer in the School is $5,000 per course.
The average workload for a Course Lecturer in the School of Computer Science is 135 hours for the term (for a 3-credit course).
Where multiple sections of a course exist, a Course Lecturer may be designated as Co-ordinator of this course.
www.cs.mcgill.ca /academic/funding_positions/lecturer   (511 words)

 Employment Opportunity - Lecturer
Lecturers serve as part-time members of the faculty of the School of Business, University of Kansas, teaching 2 to 4 credit hour courses.
Lecturers may receive some assistance and guidance from full-time members of the faculty, but are responsible for course preparation, consultations, and assignment of course grades.
The School of Business may seek the services of lecturers in accounting, information systems, finance, economics, decision science, human resources, strategic management, organizational behavior, marketing, and business law.
www.business.ku.edu /gen/bschool_generated_pages/Lecturer_m981.html   (220 words)

 Akvariekonsulenten Svein A. Fosså - the Lecturer   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Over the last few years, he has presented well over 80 lectures and seminars on various aspects of aquatics, for amateurs and professionals in Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Germany, Austria, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Singapore, and USA.
Svein is particularly well known as a speaker on coral reef aquaria, technical aspects and animals, but he does also give talks and seminars on freshwater aquarium topics.
Over the last couple of years he has increasingly often been asked to lecture on conservation aspects and ethical problems in the aquarium trade and hobby.
www.mcra.com /lecturer/lecturer_1.htm   (100 words)

 Lecturer - Uncyclopedia, the content-free encyclopedia
Once you unravel the mystery surrounding the history of the lecturer (which is quite difficult as it's double knotted and somebody has stolen the scissors), you can learn about the origins of these fantastic creatures.
A gradual decline from such a high was inevitable, but the Lecturer is still a massive influence on the nations youth.
Unless a solution is found to the problems the Lecturer faces, there is a high risk that these enthralling creatures could be consigned to a small metal box, somewhere at the bottom of the cupboard of history.
uncyclopedia.org /wiki/Lecturer   (704 words)

 University of Glasgow HR New Lecturer Probation   (Site not responding. Last check: )
It is essential that the probationary period is of a realistic length, the objectives and targets set during probation must be achievable and the lecturer/teacher will not be confirmed in post if his or her performance is unsatisfactory.
Probationary Lecturers have the option to be reperesented at any meeting with the NLTDG by a Trade Union representative or a work colleague.
This policy will be used to monitor and assess the performance and capability of the probationer and accordingly the University's Capability Procedure will not apply to any probationer until such time as he or she has been confirmed in post at the end of these probationary procedures.
www.gla.ac.uk /services/humanresources/newlecturer.htm   (1414 words)

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