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Adjunct Professor - Online PhD Methodologist in Health
Does this position require driving?
Megan Bishop or Dr. Brendan Haynie
Contact Phone Ext
434-592-6530 or 434-582-7447
email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Job Summary/Basic Function
Primary responsibilities include serving as a mentor and
methodologist on numerous dissertation committees, reviewing
dissertation manuscripts, and providing feedback specific to the
research methods, either qualitative or quantitative. Faculty
member will help prepare doctoral students to conduct qualitative
or quantitative dissertation research that is methodologically
Secondary responsibilities may include teaching either qualitative
or quantitative research methods courses (qualitative or
quantitative research design, statistics/data analysis) in the
School of Health Sciences PhD programs using the Canvas online
learning platform. Faculty member is required to complete grading
within five days, respond to student emails within 36 hours, check
into courses a minimum of every 48 hours, and complete ongoing
Applicant must have a PhD or equivalent in an allied health
profession such as but not limited to Health Sciences,
Rehabilitation Science, Physical Therapy, Communication Science,
and Occupational Therapy.
Degree must be from an institution accredited by an accrediting
agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Must have completed a traditional qualitative or quantitative
Full doctrinal compatibility with Liberty University.
Must demonstrate expertise in either qualitative or quantitative
research methods in the field of health sciences, to include
published research in peer reviewed journals and conference
Superior interpersonal, customer service, presentation, and
communication skills required.
Creative, innovative, and problem solving skills required.
Applications for consideration will only be accepted via Liberty
University’s online automated application process.
Preference will be given to candidates with an established record
of research evidenced by intellectual and professional
contributions to the field through peer-reviewed publication and
conference presentations. Preference will be given to candidates
with dissertation/thesis mentorship experience and experience
teaching research methods using online learning platforms (e.g.,
Canvas). Candidates must work well with others and be able to work
at a pace that will not delay the progress of a dissertation
candidate toward timely completion of the doctoral degree.
Because this is an online position, the work hours will vary
throughout the week
Special Instructions for Applicants
Please note that while unofficial transcripts are required during
this stage of the application process, official transcripts for all
conferred degrees will be requested should the department select
you for an interview.
In the references section of the application, please submit the
names of two professional references and one pastoral reference.
Your pastoral reference must be from your current church pastor, or
someone within a leadership position within your current church.
The pastoral reference cannot be an immediate or extended family
- Unofficial Transcript 1
- Unofficial Transcript 2
- Unofficial Transcript 3
- Cover Letter
- Letter of Recommendation
- Curriculum Vitae
- Teaching Philosophy
- Pastoral Reference Letter
- Academic/Professional Reference Letter 1
- Academic/Professional Reference Letter 2
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).