AJ - Adjunct
Adjunct Faculty- da Vinci Center
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.
Anticipated Hiring Range
Commensurate with Experience
Monroe Park Campus
Adjunct - Teaching
Normal work days
Normal work hours
Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the
VCU Health System?
Does this position require a pre-placement medical
Is any portion of this position grant-funded?
Description of the Job
The da Vinci Center at Virginia Commonwealth University is
recruiting a pool of applicants for the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021
semester for possible adjunct teaching positions. Should funding
for such adjunct teaching positions become available, the da Vinci
Center will contact persons in the pool whose credentials match our
teaching needs. This pool will be accessed only when an opening
arises. Your credentials will remain active for one year after the
date you submit them. After one year, if you are still interested
in adjunct teaching, you must reapply to this adjunct pool.
Teaching responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and
graduate courses for VCU da Vinci Center’s Undergraduate
Certificates, Masters in Product Innovation and living/learning
program VCU Innovate.
Undergraduate degree or 5+ years relevant work experience.
Experience and knowledge of design thinking principles.
Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty,
staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty
member at VCU .
Prior teaching experience is particularly welcome. Advanced Degree
preferred. Experience with design thinking principles and training
programs, innovation and entrepreneurship based curriculum
development, and mentoring and coaching students.
Job Open Date
Remove from posting on or before
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
All candidates must attach to this application a cover letter,
curriculum vitae or resume, and the names/contact information for
three references (as an “Other Document”). Virginia Commonwealth
University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Women, minorities, and persons with disabilities are strongly
encouraged to apply.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Optional & Required Documents
- * How did you find out about this position?
- ○ Alumni association magazine
- ○ Chronicle of Higher Education
- ○ Community event
- ○ Email notification
- ○ HERC (Higher Ed Recruitment Consortium)
- ○ Higher education publication
- ○ Internal Recruiter
- ○ Job fair
- ○ Job site (e.g. Monster.com)
- ○ Listserv
- ○ Newspaper
- ○ Professional association/journal
- ○ Referred by person/employee
- ○ Search firm notification
- ○ VCU vacancy listing - eJobs
- ○ Other
- * If you selected 'Other' for your referral source please
indicate where you heard about this posting. (If you did not select
'Other,' please enter 'n/a.')
(Open Ended Question)
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Other Document