Adjunct Instructor in Adult Learning/Human and Organizational Development

Employer
Virginia Commonwealth University
Location
Virginia, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Oct 25, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Instructional Technology & Design, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Criminal Justice & Criminology, Human Development & Family Sciences, Administrative, Academic Affairs, Adult & Continuing Education Programs, Curriculum & Instructional Development
Employment Type
Full Time


At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity, service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. A premier, urban, public research university nationally recognized as one of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place to work. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supported and your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leave package, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and an opportunity to do mission-driven work.

Primary Purpose and General Responsibilities

The VCU School of Education's Department of Teaching and Learning is committed to fostering a positive, diverse and inclusive environment for faculty, staff and students. We are excited to invite qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds and with diverse perspectives for the position of Adjunct Instructor for our MEd in Adult Learning, with concentrations in Human Resource Development and Instructional Design and Technology, and our BA in Human and Organizational Development.

Typical Duties

The Adjunct Instructors will be responsible for developing their course in CANVAS, teaching the course, and working with students to ensure their success. They will also develop assessments for student learning outcomes, as well as experiential learning experiences in the course.



Required Qualifications

-Masters degree in Adult Learning, Human and Organizational Learning, Adult Education, Organizational Development or related field.
-Demonstrated experience working with adult learners in education, corporations, non-profits, or other organizations.
-Demonstrated knowledge of adult learning theories.
-Proficiency with Zoom or other virtual platforms.
-Self starter with the ability to work with little supervision.

-Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse learning environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU.

Preferred Qualifications

-PhD or EdD in Adult Learning, Human and Organizational Learning, Adult Education, Organizational Development, or related field.
-3-5 years experience working with adults in a learning environment.
-Experience using CANVAS, as well as Zoom or other virtual platforms.

Salary Range: $1,200/credit



Position Details:

Department: Department of Teaching and Learning, VCU School of Education
Employment Type: AJ - Adjunct
Restricted Status: No
FTE: varies
Exemption Status: Exempt




Contact Information: Dr. Robin Hurst

Contact Email: rrhurst@vcu.edu

Contact Telephone: (804) 677-5756




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