At Unity, sustainability isnt a buzzword. Its the foundation of our
entire approach and has been for more than 50 years.
We apply sustainability principles to everything we do, from our
properties around the State of Maine, to our online degrees offered
to students everywhere, to our enrichment experiences and
entrepreneurial endeavors at locations from northern Maine to
Arizona to Brazil.
Engage with Unity College and youll start to ask tough questions,
challenge the status quo, and envision new possibilities. If taking
the lead in creating a more sustainable future sounds like the
future you want, we can make it happen.
Unity College is seeking enthusiastic individuals to teach
Humanities and Social Sciences courses for our online undergraduate
and graduate degree programs. Courses are online and run for five
weeks in eight different terms for undergraduate students and eight
weeks in five different terms for graduate students.
- We are particularly interested in hiring adjunct faculty to
develop and teach courses in the Humanities and Social Sciences.
Courses to be potentially covered include Understanding Diversity
and the Environment, American Government: Foundations in
Environmental Law, History of Creating Environmental Social Change,
Global Conflicts, Reconciliations, and Transformations, as well as
Global Literature and Social Justice.
- Courses are taught asynchronously with an average of 20
students per course.
The ideal candidate will possess a terminal degree (e.g. PhD,
in the discipline or a masters degree
experience in the profession.
- Experience with online teaching and previous use of Canvas is
- Prior experience in instructing Sociology, Political Science,
and Environmental Literature strongly desired. Professional work in
environmental justice and social change initiatives are also
- Ability to efficiently operate a personal computer and
associated software (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.).
- Must have strong organizational and time management
- Ability to communicate effectively and appropriately.
- Personal commitment to the environmental focus and mission of
Unity Colleges distance education curriculum is 100% online. Our
Distance Education Adjuncts will teach remotely.
This is a temporary part time position and is not eligible for
Interested and qualified candidates should click on the Apply Now
button and submit a CV, cover letter and points of contact for