January 21, 2022
K-State First seeks instructors for fall courses
K-State First is looking for qualified instructors to teach EDCEP 111 Foundations of College Student Success and DAS 100 Introduction to K-State Culture.
In fall 2022, the university will offer nine sections of EDCEP 111 Foundations of College Student Success as a high-energy, active-learning first-year seminar that meets twice a week. For first-year students only, this course is introduces them to K-State and teaches them the skills they will need to thrive in a college learning environment.
Next fall's Introduction to K-State Culture schedule will include six sections of DAS 100. These first-year seminars provide an introduction to the intellectual and cultural life of the university and support in the transition to college-level learning and college life.
We are looking for faculty, student life professionals, or advisors at K-State who have experience working with new students and an interest in new student success. Instructors of EDCEP 111 will receive professional training, a stipend of $2,000 that can be taken as professional development funds or salary, and the support of an undergraduate learning assistant. DAS 100 faculty will also receive training, a $2,000 stipend, and complimentary admission to the performances and events on the fall DAS 100 schedule.
If you're interested in the position or would like to nominate someone, please complete a short application online — K-State First fall 2022 hiring — and submit a one-page curriculum vita by Thursday, Feb. 3. Alternatively, you may apply by sending a one-page letter of interest and CV to Gregory Eiselein at firstname.lastname@example.org before the deadline.