West Virginia University's Potomac State College campus, located in
Keyser, West Virginia, seeks qualified candidates committed to
excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level in the following
Adjunct Instructor in Criminal Justice
This position will teach at least one 3-credit hour course,
starting date of August 13, 2021. This position pays $2,100 per
Duties: Teaching responsibilities include any criminal justice
related courses including but not limited to CJ 111, CJ 245, CJ
301, CJ 302, CJ 315
Service and professional growth and development are required
pursuant to PSC promotion and tenure guidelines.
All qualifications must be met by time of appointment:
A minimum of a master’s degree in criminal justice from a
regionally accredited college or university is required by time of
appointment OR a master’s degree in a related field and 18 credit
hours of criminal justice.
Successful candidates should demonstrate:
- Minimum two (2) years’ experience developing and delivering
courses in a variety of modes, including online courses that ensure
quality and effective assessment;
- A commitment to collegiality with peers and building a
- A student-centered commitment to high academic standards and
service to students, including an effective and conscientious
commitment to academic advising;
- A commitment to utilizing innovative teaching methodologies and
systems which actively engage students in the learning
- Expertise developing student learning outcomes, and course and
- A commitment to working with faculty, staff, and students from
diverse cultures and backgrounds.
- Expertise in online instruction is required for the online
- Excellence in college teaching expertise is valued.
Complete the online application and upload (under
- Letter of interest
- Curriculum vitae
- Unofficial college transcript(s)
- Contact information for three professional
At West Virginia University, we leverage our talents and resources
to create a better future for our state and the world. As West
Virginia's land-grant university, WVU has three campuses that touch
each corner of the state. The WVU System includes 518 buildings on
15,880 acres, Extension Service offices in all 55 counties, ten
experimental farms and four forests.
From the groundbreaking R1 research of our flagship campus in
Morgantown to the career-oriented programs of WVU Potomac State in
Keyser to the technology-intensive programs at WVU Tech in Beckley
— the contributions of WVU employees directly impact the 1.8
million people of West Virginia every day, no matter their role or
Service, curiosity, respect, accountability, and appreciation are
the core values that unite Mountaineers, inspiring one another to
work tirelessly and support others as they seek to reach new
heights. After all, when you're a Mountaineer, impossible is just
another mountain to climb.
To learn more about West Virginia University, visit go.wvu.edu.
View current career opportunities at careers.wvu.edu.
West Virginia University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity
employer and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender
equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff,
and students, and invites applications from all qualified
applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender
identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics,
disability, or Veteran status.