University of Michigan LEO Intermittent Lecturer in Dearborn, Michigan

How to Apply

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.

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.

The College of Education, Health and Human Services (CEHHS) is seeking applications for a lecturer position in the Department of Education for the Winter 2017 semester. The selected candidate would be responsible for teaching the course, EDC 446/546 – Cognition and Memory Development in Children: Examines the theories and recent research on the development of cognition and memory. Selected topics include: perception, language, representation, social cognition and problem solving. Educational implications and strategies for developing children's thinking and memory are explored.

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 educational psychology/early childhood/related field or several years of related experience beyond a master’s degree.

Union Affiliation

This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the Lecturers Employee Organization, AFL-CIO, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.

Background Screening

The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

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

Job Detail

Job Opening ID


Working Title

LEO Intermittent Lecturer - Department of Education

Job Title

LEO Intermittent Lecturer

Work Location

Dearborn CampusDearborn, MI

Full/Part Time




FLSA Status


Organizational Group

Dbn Col Edu Hlt Hs



Posting Begin/End Date

10/17/2016 – 10/27/2016

Career Interest

Instructional - Lecturers (LEO Union)

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