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Online Adjunct Professor | Information Systems/Information
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Job Summary/Basic Function
Liberty University Online is actively seeking exceptional
professionals who have the academic credentials and certifications
to teach and guide students in the fields of Information Systems
and Information Technology. If you have earned a graduate degree or
doctorate in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer
Information Systems, Informatics, or a related discipline with
relevant technology certifications, you can be a part of preparing
students for a career where they will be able to handle technical
challenges in today’s digital world.
LU Online offers specializations in a wide variety of areas –
including Data Analytics, Data Networking, Database, Information
Assurance, Gaming Design, Web and Mobile Programming. Courses cover
topics such as: telecommunications, secure enterprise design and
development, information forensics, compliance and risk management
to name just a few. Classes are available at the undergraduate and
graduate levels and there is also the opportunity to chair doctoral
research. For every level of degree program, there are a wide
variety of courses that may fit your academic and professional
experiences. Multiple positions are available.
Classes are offered in an asynchronous format, with eight 8-week
terms offered each year. Class assignments are done only at the
request of the faculty member, with no minimum number of class
Online faculty expectations:
• It is expected that an online faculty member will model a
personal commitment to the goals and values of Liberty University,
engage in an active commitment to, and experience of, personal
spiritual formation within a biblically-informed Christian
worldview. Candidate must be
committed to the evangelical standards and mission of Liberty
• Teach from approved curriculum in accordance with assigned
schedule to ensure student satisfaction.
• Assist students in achieving completion of objectives and
• Provide regular and timely feedback to students.
• Participate in school retention initiatives by maintaining
productive conduct with students and by getting in touch with, and
offering assistance to absent students.
• Advise students in matters related to academics, attendance, and
• Motivate students to actively participate in all aspects of the
• Maintain and report student grades and attendance in accordance
with university policies.
• Other duties as assigned.
To teach at the baccalaureate level, faculty will need to possess a
minimum of 18 graduate hours in the related discipline with
experience desired. Relevant certifications are a definite
To teach at the Master’s level or to chair doctoral research,
faculty will need to possess a minimum of 18 graduate hours in the
related discipline and hold a related, conferred terminal
All degrees must be earned from an institution recognized by the
U.S. Department of Education.
At least 3 years experience in your discipline at the mid- or
senior-level of an organization.
Special Instructions for Applicants
Please note that while unofficial transcripts are required
during this stage of the application process, official transcripts
for all conferred degrees (excluding Associate’s degrees) will be
required should the department select you for an
In the references section of the application, please submit the
names of two professional references and one pastoral reference.
Your pastoral reference must be from your current church pastor, or
someone within a leadership position within your current church.
The pastoral reference cannot be an immediate or extended family
If you have any questions regarding this posting, please
contact the Faculty Hiring Office at FacultyHiring@liberty.edu
- Curriculum Vitae
- Teaching Philosophy
- Unofficial Transcript 1
- Unofficial Transcript 2
- Pastoral Reference Letter
- Academic/Professional Reference Letter 1
- Academic/Professional Reference Letter 2
- Unofficial Transcript 3
- Other Document
- Professional License(s)
- Career Advancement Form (For Current LU Employees ONLY)
- Cover Letter
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