Company: University of Minnesota Medical Center - East Bank
Posted on: September 24, 2022
About the Job
This position is part-time and will support the Impact Lab in the
Carlson School of Management Undergraduate Office. The course
taught will be BA 2062: Powerful Problem Solving. The course may be
offered in-person and/or online during the day as well as in the
Duties and responsibilities include course material preparation
(i.e. syllabus, handouts, homework assignments, quizzes, exams,
etc.), Canvas set-up, textbook selection, course delivery,
evaluation of students, grading, record keeping,
management/supervision of teaching assistants, office hours,
Bachelor s degree plus 6-8 years teaching experience in a closely
related industry and/or academic field, of which 4 or more years
must be formal teaching.
About the Department
The Carlson Impact Lab trains undergraduate students in
problem-solving and delivers course-based, socially impactful
experiential projects to every student at the Carlson School. One
of the key distinguishing characteristics of effective leaders is
the ability to parse through the overwhelming number of inputs we
all receive to understand what needs to be done. "What problem are
we trying to solve?" is a crucial question that too often goes
unaddressed in the rush to "just fix it". Lecturers teaching
Powerful Problem Solving will expose students to a clear
problem-solving framework and process, a variety of perspectives on
how to approach problems, as well as individual and group
activities and assignments to inform and sharpen skills.
How To Apply
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position, please click the Apply button and follow the
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application for the position and attach a cover letter and
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Cover Letters and Attachments" section.
This position will remain open until filled.
To request an accommodation during the application process, please
e-mail or call 624-UOHR (8647).
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