Job Description

The College of Graduate Health Studies is searching for adjunct faculty members with a completed degree in a related field, doctoral or terminal required with two years teaching experience in a higher education/distance education environment. Applicants must have a terminal degree in the discipline, or 18 graduate education credits, or substantial experience in the specific discipline being taught as well as experience in the field.

Applicants should be highly skilled in using course delivery systems (WebCT, Blackboard, other) and positively interacting with students at a graduate and post-graduate level in a distance learning setting. Candidates should have the ability to prioritize and work independently with excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Applicants will engage in instruction that is collaborative and aligns with the mission of the College of Graduate Health Studies. H/She will provide a learning environment that encourages and supports student success; initiates and maintains frequent communication and interaction among students and the instructor; provides timely and meaningful formative and summative feedback to students; responds to students’ inquiries within 24 hours; maintains high speed internet connectivity at all times.

All programs associated with this position are the following:

  • Health Professions Education
    • Statistics in Educational Research
    • Qualitative Research
    • Leadership and Ethics in Higher Education
    • Cultural Competence and Multicultural Education
    • Education Technology
    • Finance and Budgeting in Institutions of Higher Education
    • Teaching Strategies in the Health Professions
    • Instructional Design and Curriculum Planning in Health Professions Education
    • Student Assessment in Health Professions Education
    • Curriculum Evaluation in Higher Education
    • Doctoral Research Project Chair
  • Health Administration
    • Health Information Technology
    • Qualitative Research
    • Quantitative Research
    • Healthcare Strategic Planning and Marketing
    • Conflict Management
    • Coaching, Mentoring, and Interpersonal Communication
    • Population Health
    • Dissertation Chair