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Adjunct Instructor - DC Fellowship Practicum

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The Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University seeks an adjunct instructor to teach graduate students in the Master of Science in Public Policy & Management Washington DC track program. The program seeks to prepare masters students for careers and impact in public policy, government, international development and management. Courses are taught at our campus in Washington DC. We seek candidates for the following course: DC Fellowship Practicum The course, taught to second year Heinz College public policy graduate students in Washington DC is designed to assist students in getting the most out of their DC experience, specifically focused on helping the student succeed in their fellowships and DC classes and effectively launch their career in Washington. We seek an accomplished practitioner with experience in leadership development and coaching, management training, diversity, equity and inclusion issues, negotiation, career development and conflict resolution. The course is half semester (i.e. 7 weeks) in length during the fall semester, and is taught on Fridays in person. Adjunct instructors need to be available to develop, organize and deliver course materials and assessments, respond to inquiries, meet with students as needed, and provide timely and relevant feedback.

The salary range for this position is $4,000 - $5,000 per semester.


Accomplished practitioner or academic with at least 10 plus years experience or research in leadership development, management or coaching. • Master’s or PhD degree in relevant fields preferred • Recent experience in teaching graduate level or professional courses is preferred. Certified coaching credential is a plus.

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Carnegie Mellon University shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.


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