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Adjunct - Cybersecurity & Information Privacy Compliance (MLS Program)

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About Drexel

Located in the heart of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Drexel University is a world-class, comprehensive R1 research institution and a global leader in experiential education. Serving as the cornerstone of experiential learning at Drexel, our renowned, also known as co-op, enables students to gain up to 18 months of work experience and build an impressive résumé before they graduate that will set them apart from their peers. For more than 100 years, Drexel co-op has positioned students to learn directly from the experts and visionaries shaping the professional world. Our program partners with more than 1,700 employers from around the globe, ranging from Fortune 500 companies and emerging startups to innovative nonprofits and government agencies.

In addition, Drexel has committed to becoming the nation’s most civically engaged university, with community partnerships integrated into every aspect of service and academics. Drexel supports engagement along three dimensions: research and academic programs that directly benefit communities, public service by students, faculty and staff, and business practices that support equitable local and regional economic development. Drexel’s engagement is long-term and multigenerational, and is fundamental to the University’s mission, heritage, and future.

About the Thomas R. Kline School of Law

Founded in 2006, the Thomas R. Kline School of Law at Drexel University offers an ABA-accredited Juris Doctor (J.D.) program in law, together with other graduate programs in law. This position is in connection with the Kline’s online Master of Legal Studies program and/or companion Certificate and specialized LL.M program

Job Summary

The online adjunct faculty member, who reports to the Associate Dean, Graduate Studies and Online Education, is responsible for implementing the mission of the Kline School of Law. To that end, each adjunct faculty member will employ a variety of strategies to foster student learning and engagement in an online environment, will evaluate student work, and will provide students with timely feedback as to their progress toward meeting the course learning objectives. Each adjunct faculty member is responsible for creating a course syllabus in accordance with University guidelines, developing the online course in the Learning Management System with the assistance of Kline’s instructional design team, teaching the course after the development is completed (usually the following term), being available to students, maintaining accurate documentation of course records to justify grades submitted, submitting student grades in accordance with University policy, and any other duties related to the development or teaching of the course as assigned by the Associate Dean, Graduate Studies and Online Education.

Essential Functions
  • Develop and/or teach online course in the online Master of Legal Studies/Certificate/Specialized LL.M program.
  • Teach required number of credit hours per term based on their contract.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills related to teaching in an asynchronous online environment, curriculum development, and assessment.
  • Evaluate student achievement of curricular learning objectives/outcomes.
  • Maintain communication with the Associate Dean, Graduate Studies and Online Education or the Associate Director of Graduate Studies regarding any course or student issues.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
Required Qualifications
  • Law Degree, J.D.
Job Location


Additional Information

The Cybersecurity and Information Privacy Compliance courses offered through the Thomas R. Kline graduate programs are designed for individuals to develop and improve career-related skills in the highly regulated and ubiquitous area of cybersecurity and information privacy regulation. As our world becomes increasingly technological and interconnected, our courses will provide focused legal knowledge regarding cybersecurity and information privacy compliance for students working in a broad and diverse array of industries.

The applications for Adjunct Faculty- Cybersecurity and Information Privacy Compliance (Kline) are accepted on a continuous basis and reviewed by the Associate Dean of Graduate Studies when openings become available.

Special Instructions to the Applicant

Please make sure you upload your resume and cover letter when submitting your application.

Review of applicants will begin once a suitable candidate pool is identified.

Advertised:Aug 28 2022 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close:Sep 28 2022 Eastern Daylight Time

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