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Adjunct Faculty - College of Interdisciplinary and Continuing Studies (Undergraduate)

Posting Details

Posting Summary

Job Title
Adjunct Faculty - College of Interdisciplinary and Continuing Studies (Undergraduate)

Division
Divison of Academic Affairs

Department
College of Interdisciplinary and Continuing Studies (CICS)

Work Status
Part Time

Position Category
Contractual

FLSA
Non-Exempt

Pay Range
Commensurate with experience

Minimum
Commensurate with experience

Maximum
Commensurate with experience

Fund Source
State Support

Job Duties

Morgan State University is seeking enthusiastic and committed individuals to join our adjunct faculty for the College of Interdisciplinary and Continuing Studies. As part of the adjunct faculty in the college, instructors will have the opportunity to teach undergraduate and graduate courses for our degree completion programs. All courses will be conducted online, fostering a dynamic and flexible learning environment for adult learners returning to school.

Responsibilities :
  • Teaching Excellence: Deliver high-quality instruction while employing innovative and interdisciplinary teaching methods. Foster an inclusive and supportive learning environment that encourages student engagement and active participation.
  • Student Support: Provide timely and constructive feedback on student assignments and assessments. Cultivate positive relationships with students, responding to their inquiries and concerns promptly and professionally.
  • Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion: Embrace and promote diversity in all its forms, ensuring a welcoming and respectful atmosphere for learners from various backgrounds and experiences.
  • Adaptability to Online Teaching: Demonstrate proficiency in online teaching techniques and utilize the university’s Learning Management System (Canvas LMS ) effectively to facilitate a seamless virtual classroom experience.
  • Collaboration: Collaborate with fellow faculty members to share best practices and contribute to the ongoing development of the curriculum.
Requested Minimum Qualifications

Qualifications :
  • Educational Requirements: The successful candidate must have a minimum of a Master’s Degree (for undergraduate courses) from an accredited institution in a relevant field.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
  • Commitment to Innovation: Show a strong interest in staying current with emerging technologies and trends in online education.
  • Communication Skills: Possess excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, to engage effectively with students and colleagues in a virtual environment.
  • Passion for Education: Exhibit a genuine passion for teaching and fostering a positive and inclusive learning environment.
Other Preferences for Consideration
  • Experience with Adult Learners: Candidates with a demonstrated ability to work effectively with adult learners, especially those returning to school for degree completion programs, will be preferred.
  • Online Teaching Experience: Preference will be given to candidates with prior experience in teaching online courses.
Posting Detail Information

Posting Number
FA00295

Number of Vacancies
1

Job Open Date
03/21/2024

Application Review Date

Job Close Date

Special Instructions to Applicant

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD
  2. * How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
    • 0-1
    • 1-3
    • 3-5
    • 5-7
    • 7+
  3. * Are you a current, past or retired Morgan University employee? Are you a current, past or retired State employee? If YES to pass, retired or current STATE employee, please put the agency. If not applicable, put N/A.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * How did you hear about this career opportunity?
    • Career Fair
    • Morgan's Career Website
    • Another Job Website
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Word of Mouth
    • Other
  5. * How many years of teaching Experience do you have ?
    • 1-2
    • 3-4
    • 5-6
Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts (unofficial )
  4. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  5. Syllabus Sample
Optional Documents

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