Adjunct Professor Online

Posting Details

Posting Number

A00244P

Classification Title

Position Type

Adjunct Faculty

Disclaimer

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Position Title

Adjunct Professor Online

Does this position require driving?

No

Contact

Contact Phone Ext

434-582-2193

Contact Email

onlinegovdean@liberty.edu

Job Summary/Basic Function

Online Adjunct Professor position with the Helms School of Government. Responsibilities will include but not be limited to teaching material from approved curriculum in accordance with assigned schedule, providing detailed feedback, mentoring/challenging students to grow intellectually and spiritually, maintaining contact with students to advise on matters related to academic achievement, attendance, and behavior, and maintaining/reporting grades and attendance in accordance with university policies.
Disciplines:
- Criminal Justice
- Fire Administration
- Public Policy/Government/Political Science
- International Relations
- Homeland Security
- National Security
- Public Administration

Minimum Qualifications

Education
Graduate or Doctoral Instruction
- PhD, DPA, Doctor (other than Juris Doctor) or similar terminal degree from an institution accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in:
- Criminal justice
- Fire administration
- Public policy/government/political science
- Public administration
- International relations
- National security
- Homeland security

Undergraduate Instruction
- A master’s degree from an institution accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in:
- Criminal justice
- Fire administration
- Public policy/government/political science
- Public administration
- International relations
- National security
- Homeland security, OR
- A master’s degree from an institution accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education, with a minimum of 18 credit hours in one of the disciplines noted above.

Law and Law-Related Instruction
- A Juris Doctor from a law school accredited by the American Bar Association ( ABA )

Other qualifications
- Organizational skills that facilitate the completion of assignments and tasks in a timely and accurate manner.
- Adequate interpersonal, customer service, and presentation skills.
- Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing to convey information.
- Familiarity with of Microsoft Office suite and online Learning Management Systems.
- If applicable, able to obtain and maintain licenses as required by state or accrediting commissions.

Preferred Qualifications

Education
- A PhD, DPA, or similar terminal degree AND experience lending to subject matter expertise in:
– Criminal justice
– Fire administration
– Public policy/government/political science
– Public administration
– International relations
– National security
– Homeland security

Other qualifications
- Demonstrated strengths in teaching at the college level.
- Strong organizational skills that facilitate assignment/task anticipation and completion.
- Superior interpersonal, customer service, and presentation skills required.
- Highly effective verbal and written communication skills.
- Mastery of the Microsoft Office suite and online Learning Management Systems.

Work Hours

Estimated 5-10 hours per week per course.

Posting Date

07/24/2020

Special Instructions for Applicants

This application requires no less than ONE PASTORAL REFERENCE and TWO PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES . An acceptable pastoral reference would be a recommendation from a person in leadership at your current church of attendance. Failure to provide these references will result in your application being discontinued.
Please notify your references in advance, then submit an active email address for them in the Reference Collection portion of this application. They will receive further instructions as to the reference letter content and uploading process by automated message.

Quicklink

http://jobs.liberty.edu/postings/28286
Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Teaching Philosophy
  3. Unofficial Transcript 1
Optional Documents
  1. Career Advancement Form (For Current LU Employees ONLY)
  2. Other Document
  3. Professional License(s)
Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Under which program would you be qualified by your degree and/or experience to teach?
    • Criminal Justice
    • Fire Administration
    • Public Policy/Government/Political Science
    • International Relations
    • National Security Policy
    • Other
  2. * Is there a verifiable PhD, DPA, Doctor (other than Juris Doctor) or similar terminal degree conferred by an accredited institution listed in this application?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Is a verifiable Juris Doctor conferred by an American Bar Association (ABA) accredited law school listed in this application?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * After reviewing Liberty University's Worldview Statement, do you agree?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Please describe the attributes that will make you a strong candidate for this position.

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Website
    • Other


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