Online Adjunct Professor - Medical Office Assisting

Location
Virginia, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Oct 21, 2020
Employment Level
Adjunct
Employment Type
Part Time
Posting Details

Posting Number

A00240P

Classification Title

Position Type

Adjunct Faculty

Disclaimer

Liberty University’s hiring practices and EEO Statement are fully in compliance with both federal and state law. Federal law creates an exception to the “religion” component of the employment discrimination laws for religious organizations (including educational institutions), and permits them to give employment preference to members of their own religion. Liberty University is in that category.

Position Title

Online Adjunct Professor - Medical Office Assisting

Does this position require driving?

No

Contact

Megan Bishop or Dr. Brendan Haynie

Contact Phone Ext

434-592-6530 or 434-582-7447

Contact Email

mmbarnett@liberty.edu; bhaynie@liberty.edu

Job Summary/Basic Function

Seeking an online adjunct faculty member to be responsible for teaching students in Associate level Medical Office Assisting program. Teaching responsibilities will include preparing and disseminating weekly announcements, communicating with students via e-mails, preparing course videos, moderating discussion board forums, and grading weekly. The adjunct will be expected to respond to e-mails within 24-36 hours and will grade student’s assignments, giving substantive feedback, within 5-6 days of the assignment submission. The adjunct will also carry out administrative responsibilities as directed by their Instructional Mentor, Faculty Support Coordinator, Online Chair, or Online Dean; these administrative tasks include roster verification, reporting items, and timely submission of final grades, etc.

Adjunct Faculty Teaching Responsibilities include:
- Teach material from approved curriculum in accordance with assigned schedule to ensure student satisfaction.
- Assist students in achieving completion of objectives and learning outcomes.
- Provide regular and timely feedback to students.
- Participate in school retention initiatives by maintaining contact with students and offer assistance to absent students.
- Advise students in matters related to academics and attendance.
- Motivate students to actively participate in all aspects of the educational process.
- Maintain and report student grades and attendance in accordance with university policies.
- Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants must possess a master’s degree or higher in a health science from an accredited school; transcripts must include a minimum of 18 hours in the discipline.
- 2-3 years teaching experience.
- Full doctrinal compatibility with Liberty University.
- Degree must be from an institution accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
- Superior interpersonal, customer service, presentation, and communication skills required.
- Creative, innovative, and problem solving skills required.
- Proven organizational skills and ability to complete assignments timely and accurately with minimal supervision.
- Proficiency in MS Office, Blackboard, and the Internet.
- Able to obtain and maintain licenses if applicable as required by state or accrediting commissions.
- Demonstrated strengths in teaching at the college level is essential.
- Applications for consideration will only be accepted via Liberty University’s online automated application process.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in Medical Office Assisting
Master’s degree in a related Health Science field.
Experience teaching and/or mentoring students in an online environment.

Work Hours

Part Time

Posting Date

07/22/2020

Special Instructions for Applicants

Do not mail application or supplemental materials to LU. Viable candidates will be contacted personally with additional instructions if warranted.

Quicklink

http://jobs.liberty.edu/postings/28259
Applicant Documents
Required Documents Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
  4. Letter of Recommendation
  5. Curriculum Vitae
  6. Teaching Philosophy
  7. Pastoral Reference Letter
  8. Academic/Professional Reference Letter 1
Supplemental Questions

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