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Online Adjunct Faculty - Communications

Employer
Unity College
Location
Maine, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Apr 19, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Communications, Media Studies, Other Communications, Speech & Rhetoric, Humanities, English & Literature, Professional Fields, Journalism
Employment Level
Adjunct
Employment Type
Full Time
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The Company

At Unity, sustainability isn't a buzzword. It's 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 you'll 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.

The Position

Unity College is seeking enthusiastic individuals to teach Communications 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 Communications and Professional Writing. Courses to be potentially covered include Environmental Communication, Communicating to Stakeholders, Crisis Communication, Multimedia Communication, as well as Writing for Environmental Professionals.
  • Courses are taught asynchronously with an average of 20 students per course.
Qualifications

The ideal candidate will possess a terminal degree (e.g. PhD, DVM) in the discipline or a master's degree with ample experience in the profession.
  • Experience with online teaching and previous use of Canvas is desirable.
  • Prior experience in leadership development, professional communications, and project management are strongly desired.
  • Ability to efficiently operate a personal computer and associated software (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.).
  • Must have strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and appropriately.
  • Personal commitment to the environmental focus and mission of the college.
The Location

Unity College's distance education curriculum is 100% online. Our Distance Education Adjuncts will teach remotely.

Benefits

This is a temporary part time position and is not eligible for benefits.

To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should click on the Apply Now button and submit a CV, cover letter and points of contact for three references.

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