Adjunct Faculty

Illinois, United States
Salary Not Specified
Feb 05, 2021
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Employment Type
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Posting Number F00107P Position Status Exempt Reporting Relationship(s) Supervisory Relationships Job Summary

The Department of Education at Elmhurst University in the greater Chicago area invites applications for adjunct faculty to teach Secondary Adjunct courses for the Fall 2021 academic year.

Essential Functions

Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in foundations of methods of teaching in middle and secondary schools and/or introductory and intermediate seminars in education and working collaboratively on course development and evaluation.

Other Duties and Responsibilities

• Teach primarily undergraduate students enrolled in Middle & Secondary Education programs leading to initial licensure or additional teaching endorsements.
• Ideal candidates should demonstrate the qualities of an effective educator, a commitment to implementing high quality education programs that meet and exceed state standards and have significant experience teaching adult learners in online and/or hybrid formats..
• Teaching assignments will primarily include courses in these areas: foundations of education, curriculum design and assessment, teaching methods.

Minimum Qualifications

Qualifications include an earned doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction or a closely related field ABD ; work experience in 6-12 schools; strong interests and commitment to equity and inclusion in middle and high schools.

Preferred Qualifications Working Conditions/Physical Requirements

Employee is subject to indoor work, protected from weather conditions.

Work Hours Posting Date 02/05/2021 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants

Please provide contact information for three references in the required “Other” document.

Elmhurst University is a leading institution of higher education that seamlessly blends liberal learning and professional preparation to help students reach their full potential. Elmhurst University offers more than 70 undergraduate majors, 15 graduate programs, degree-completion programs for busy adults, and the acclaimed Elmhurst Learning and Success Academy for young adults with developmental disabilities. Elmhurst University is one of the Top 10 Colleges in the Midwest, according to U.S. News & World Report; and U.S. News, Money and Forbes magazines consistently rank Elmhurst as one of the Midwest’s best values in higher education.

Recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce is a critical component of the University’s mission, vision and core values. Our commitment stems from the belief that an institution of higher learning is enriched by the presence of diversity. Elmhurst University is an EO Employer. Elmhurst University prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age, creed, ancestry, veteran status, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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  1. Curriculum Vitae
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  3. Cover Letter
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  3. Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness
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