Political Science/History Online/Remote Adjunct Faculty

California, United States
Salary Not Specified
Sep 21, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Posting Details

Position Title Political Science/History Online/Remote Adjunct Faculty Position Summary

California Baptist University, an evangelical Christian university affiliated with the California Southern Baptist Convention, invites applications for the following Remote/Online Adjunct Faculty Position. Candidates must embrace the mission of California Baptist University and evidence a clear understanding of, and commitment to, excellence in teaching, scholarship and service through the integration of the Christian faith and learning.


The History and Government department in the Division of Online and Professional Studies invites applications for online/remote adjunct instructors in the area of Political Science. Applicants with degrees that have an emphasis in race, ethnicity, and politics are strongly preferred.

Successful candidates should possess a terminal degree in their field, although candidates with a Master’s degree who are near completion of a terminal degree, with significant experience in their field, may be considered. In addition, prior teaching experience at the college level (preferably online) is required. Extensive experience with Blackboard LMS is also preferred.

Specifically, candidates with experience teaching the following courses are strongly preferred:

-Political Science
-Minorities in America
-U.S. History
-Latin American History
-History of California
-Non-Western History and Culture

Teaching Responsibilities

Strong candidates will embrace “active teaching” methods, including, but not limited to:

-Creating weekly video lectures
-Creating weekly agenda videos and/or descriptive written announcements in Blackboard
-Involvement in student discussion boards when appropriate
-Timely grading of all course assessments (in line with the division’s Regular Effective Contact policy)
-Personalized written feedback on all graded assignments
-Swift responses to student inquiries

This position does not require a local (Southern California) presence.

Nondiscrimination Statement

State and Federal law permit California Baptist University to discriminate on the basis of religion in order to fulfill its purpose. The University does not discriminate contrary to either State or Federal law.

Quick Link to Posting http://jobs.calbaptist.edu/postings/5618 Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a Christian?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you attend church regularly?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. If no, please explain (required):

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Are you both familiar with and not in conflict with the fundamental doctrines and practices of the California Southern Baptist Convention as stated in the Baptist Faith and Message dated June 14, 2000? (Please see above link for more information)
    • Yes (I am familiar and not in conflict)
    • No (I am in conflict or not familiar)
Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Christian Experience Essay
  2. Resume
  3. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

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