Adjunct Faculty

Virginia, United States
Salary Not Specified
Apr 20, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Posting Details

Job Code/Title AJ - Adjunct Position Number J00001 Working Title Adjunct Faculty Department Dean's Office Organizational Overview

At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity, service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. A premier, urban, public research university nationally recognized as one of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place to work. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supported and your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leave package, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and an opportunity to do mission-driven work.

Recruitment Pool All Applicants Anticipated Hiring Range $7,500 Campus MCV Campus Position Type Adjunct - Teaching Hours/Week Normal work days Normal work hours Job Category Adjunct - Teaching Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the VCU Health System? No Does this position require a pre-placement medical assessment? No Is any portion of this position grant-funded? No Sensitive Position No Resource Critical Yes Description of the Job

Are you seeking a dynamic academic position that is focused teaching future health care leaders the dynamics of interdisciplinary research and education? If you are, take a look at a new opportunity in the College of Health Professions PhD in Health Related Sciences program. We are seeking an adjunct instructor for our ALHP 781 Doctoral Seminar course. In this course, students explore their dissertation research focus areas through the lens of interdisciplinary research and education. This position is aligned with the missions of the college and university focusing on providing optimal student experiences and learning opportunities as we support the next generation of healthcare leaders.

Requirements: PhD or terminal degree in health sciences or related field, ability to complement and expand existing program interdisciplinary expertise, and providing formative feedback to students as they explore their research interests through an interdisciplinary lens. Primary responsibility will be teaching the ALHP 781 course. The instructor will also participate in program faculty meetings (one per semester). Note, the PhD program is a hybrid program with the Fall semester running from the middle of June through the first part of January. A course consists of 4-8 hours of in-person instruction during the June session, five online sessions (each lasting two weeks and rotated with the other courses) and 4-8 hours of in person instruction the first week of January.

The course is a great opportunity to provide creative and innovative instruction in a hybrid format with a students from across the health professions.

Required Qualifications

• PhD or terminal degree in Health Sciences or related field
• Experience instructing in a hybrid format
• Experience teaching at the graduate level
• Experience instructing on interdisciplinary research and education

Preferred Qualifications

• Experience with CANVAS

Job Open Date 04/20/2021 Remove from posting on or before 05/07/2021 Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicants Additional Information Quick Link Supplemental Questions

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