The Office of Professional & Extended Studies invites
applications for adjunct faculty to teach non-credit online courses
for LSAT preparation. LSAT Test Preparation course offers 24
instructional hours on LSAT test preparation. Students are provided
with the textbook and two practice exams.
Position responsibilities include equipping students with the
required skill set, facilitating online discussions, assessing
student performance and preparing students to be successful in the
LSAT exam. Courses are synchronous, fully online, and offered over
8 week terms. Adjunct faculty are expected to hold online office
hours, provide assignment feedback, and consult with the Program
Director on the progress of the class.
For more information on the course, visit: https://www.american.edu/spexs/testprep/lsat-prep-course.cfm
The ideal candidate will have an Official LSAT score of 172 or
more. Experience practicing law is preferred but not required.
Experience teaching LSAT prep courses and/or teaching test
preparation course online is also preferred. Should be able to
teach each of the sections of the LSAT exam. Availability to teach
synchronous evening online courses is a must. Prior use of the
Blackboard and Blackboard Collaborate platform as an instructor is
a plus. If you are interested in applying for this position please
send an email and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
with the following
subject in the email: LSAT Prep Adjunct Position
documents will be treated as confidential per American University
$1,850 per section.