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Adjunct Faculty Open Positions

The Graphic Design program at American University has several adjunct teaching positions available at various areas and levels of an undergraduate curriculum in Spring 2017 and beyond.

The ideal candidate will hold an MFA in graphic design or alternatively have at least 5 years of professional experience in the design field. Teaching experience at the college level is highly preferred though not required. Course assignments and schedules will depend on the selected candidate's profile and strengths.

Send letter of application, C.V., 10-15 samples of personal work (or links to online portfolio) and samples of past students' work if available, and three letters of reference to: Graphic Design: Adjunct Search, Chemi Montes, Program Director, Department of Art, American University, 4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20016-8004. Send electronic submissions to cmontes@american.edu and saure@american.edu (electronic submissions strongly encouraged). Applications will be considered until positions are filled.

American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution that operates in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, personal appearance, gender identity and expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, source of income, veteran status, an individual’s genetic information or any other bases under federal or local laws (collectively “Protected Bases”) in its programs and activities. American University is a tobacco and smoke free campus.

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American University’s Kogod School of Business invites applications for section leaders, an adjunct faculty appointment to teach in the online MBA and MS Analytics programs. 

The position responsibilities include teaching live sessions in our online Master’s program over the Adobe Connect platform and the 2KSB LMS, supporting students and collaborating with the coordinating faculty and other section leaders to provide a high quality interactive learning experience for students. Teaching modules are 10 weeks and each week the faculty member leads the live sessions, holds online office hours, provides assignment feedback, and consults with the designated coordinating faculty on the progress of the class. The live sessions complement the asynchronous lectures and faculty are expected to coordinate session activities with asynchronous content.Areas of instruction include, but are not limited to, accounting, analytics, business law, finance, information technology, international business, management, and statistics.

Successful candidates will hold masters degrees’ in their area of expertise and relevant professional experience. Teaching experience at the college level is highly preferred though not required. Course assignments and schedules will depend on the selected candidate's profile and strengths.

Applications are completed at our recruiter site and require: Cover Letter; Curriculum Vitae; Statement of Teaching Interests/Experience/Approach (please include which KSB class(es) you are qualified to teach); Short Statement of Research Interests/Experience/Approach and list of professional references. Optional documents include: Course Evaluations. We encourage you to send evaluations from any prior classes taught (as instructor, co-instructor, or teaching assistant.) All letters of reference will be treated as confidential per American University policy.

Established in 1955, the Kogod School of Business offers both undergraduate and graduate degree programs and is one of the leading business schools in Washington, DC. Kogod encourages interdisciplinary study through collaboration with other academic programs within American University. Learn more about Kogod at http://www.kogod.american.edu/.

Requests for information should be sent to onlinebusiness@american.edu.

American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution that operates in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, personal appearance, gender identity and expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, source of income, veteran status, an individual’s genetic information or any other bases under federal or local laws (collectively “Protected Bases”) in its programs and activities. American University is a tobacco and smoke free campus.

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The English Language and Training Academy (ELTA) at American University invites applications for part-time adjunct faculty positions starting in the summer and fall 2017 semesters.

Seeking experienced ESL instructors to teach at the English Language and Training Academy (ELTA). Courses may range from intermediate to advanced levels in all skill areas, including content-based courses for credit. Courses meet in the mornings or afternoons, Monday-Friday; no evening or weekend courses. Responsibilities include mentoring students, contributing to the curriculum, and working closely with the ELTA Director and other faculty. ELTA faculty are expected to attend meetings and be active in program functions. Preference given to applicants with a Master's in TESOL or related field; native or near-native proficiency in English; strong interpersonal skills with evidence of a high level of cultural sensitivity; salary commensurate with professional experience and qualifications.

Submit a cover letter, including a description of your teaching experience, along with your curriculum vitae/resume, and the names and contact information for three professional references to elta@american.edu.

American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution that operates in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, personal appearance, gender identity and expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, source of income, veteran status, an individual's genetic information or any other bases under federal or local laws (collectively "Protected Bases") in its programs and activities. American University is a tobacco and smoke free campus.

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The School of Professional & Extended Studies (SPExS) invites applications for adjunct faculty to teach course(s) in the online MS in Sports Analytics & Management. Position responsibilities include equipping students with the required skill set, facilitating online discussions, assessing student performance and preparing students to be successful leaders in their chosen profession. Courses are asynchronous, fully online, and offered over 8 week terms. Adjunct faculty are expected to hold online office hours, provide assignment feedback, and consult with the Program Director on the progress of the class. Courses include:

·         Strategic Management for Sports Organizations

·         Sports Analytics and Social Engagement

·         Digital Enterprises in Sports

·         Sports Technology and Innovation

·         Sports Analytics and Management Capstone

QUALIFICATIONS:

The ideal candidate will hold a Masters, PhD or a terminal degree in an applicable field with at least 5 years of professional experience. Teaching experience at the college level is highly preferred though not required. Course assignments and schedules will depend on the selected candidate's profile and strengths. Review of applications will be ongoing and are subject to ongoing budgetary approval and sufficient course enrollment.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Applications must be completed at our Interfolio site (apply.interfolio.com/39014) and require: Cover Letter; Curriculum Vitae; Statement of Teaching Interests/Experience/Approach (please include which class(es) you are qualified to teach); Short Statement of Research Interests/Experience/Approach, and list of three professional references. An optional document to include: Course Evaluations. We encourage you to upload evaluations from any prior classes taught (as instructor, co-instructor, or teaching assistant.) to our Interfolio site All documents will be treated as confidential per American University policy. Please contact Matt Winkler, Program Director (winkler@american.edu), or Bobbe Baggio, Assoc. Dean of Online Learning (baggio@american.edu; 202-895-4924) if you have any questions.

American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution that operates in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, personal appearance, gender identity and expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, source of income, veteran status, an individual’s genetic information or any other bases under federal or local laws (collectively “Protected Bases”) in its programs and activities. American University is a tobacco and smoke free campus.

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The School of Professional & Extended Studies (SPExS) invites applications for adjunct faculty to teach course(s) in the online MS in Evaluation and Measurement. Position responsibilities include equipping students with the required skill set, facilitating online discussions, assessing student performance and preparing students to be successful leaders in their chosen profession. Courses are asynchronous, fully online, and offered over 8 week terms. Adjunct faculty are expected to hold online office hours, provide assignment feedback, and consult with the Program Director on the progress of the class. Courses include:

  • Principles and Theories of Evaluation

  • Evaluation Approaches and Design

  • Emerging trends in Evaluation Sciences

  • Evaluation Science Capstone

QUALIFICATIONS:

The ideal candidate will hold a Masters, PhD or a terminal degree in an applicable field with at least 5 years of professional experience. Teaching experience at the college level is highly preferred though not required. Course assignments and schedules will depend on the selected candidate's profile and strengths. Review of applications will be ongoing and are subject to ongoing budgetary approval and sufficient course enrollment.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Applications must be completed at our Interfolio site (apply.interfolio.com/39009) and require: Cover Letter; Curriculum Vitae; Statement of Teaching Interests/Experience/Approach (please include which class(es) you are qualified to teach); Short Statement of Research Interests/Experience/Approach, and list of three professional references. An optional document to include: Course Evaluations. We encourage you to upload evaluations from any prior classes taught (as instructor, co-instructor, or teaching assistant.) to our Interfolio site. All documents will be treated as confidential per American University policy. Please contact Beverly Peters, Program Director (bepeters@american.edu; 202-895-4916), or Bobbe Baggio, Assoc. Dean of Online Learning (baggio@american.edu; 202-895-4924), if you have any questions.

American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution that operates in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, personal appearance, gender identity and expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, source of income, veteran status, an individual’s genetic information or any other bases under federal or local laws (collectively “Protected Bases”) in its programs and activities. American University is a tobacco and smoke free campus.

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The School of Professional & Extended Studies (SPExS) invites applications for adjunct faculty to teach course(s) in the online MS in Healthcare Management.Position responsibilities include equipping students with the required skill set, facilitating online discussions, assessing student performance and preparing students to be successful leaders in their chosen profession. Courses are asynchronous, fully online, and offered over 8 week terms. Adjunct faculty are expected to hold online office hours, provide assignment feedback, and consult with the Program Director on the progress of the class. Courses include:

  • Standards and Systems in U.S. Healthcare

  • Principles of Health Information Technology and Innovation

  • Strategic Partnerships in Healthcare Transformation

  • Managing Information Risk in Healthcare

  • Evaluating New Models of Care Delivery and Payment

  • Healthcare Management Capstone

QUALIFICATIONS:

The ideal candidate will hold a Masters, PhD or a terminal degree in an applicable field with at least 5 years of professional experience. Teaching experience at the college level is highly preferred though not required. Course assignments and schedules will depend on the selected candidate's profile and strengths. Review of applications will be ongoing and are subject to ongoing budgetary approval and sufficient course enrollment.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Applications must be completed at our Interfolio site (apply.interfolio.com/38998) and require: Cover Letter; Curriculum Vitae; Statement of Teaching Interests/Experience/Approach (please include which class(es) you are qualified to teach); Short Statement of Research Interests/Experience/Approach, and list of three professional references. An optional document to include: Course Evaluations. We encourage you to upload evaluations from any prior classes taught (as instructor, co-instructor, or teaching assistant) to our Interfolio site. All documents will be treated as confidential per American University policy. Please contact Eric Oestmann, Program Director (oestmann@american.edu), or Bobbe Baggio, Assoc. Dean of Online Learning (baggio@american.edu; 202-895-4924) if you have any questions.

American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution that operates in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, personal appearance, gender identity and expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, source of income, veteran status, an individual’s genetic information or any other bases under federal or local laws (collectively “Protected Bases”) in its programs and activities. American University is a tobacco and smoke free campus.

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The School of Professional & Extended Studies (SPExS) invites applications for adjunct faculty to teach graduate course(s) in the Graduate Programs and Online Learning Professional Skills Core. Position responsibilities include equipping students with the required skill set, facilitating online discussions, assessing student performance and preparing students to be successful leaders in their chosen profession. Courses are asynchronous, fully online, and offered over 8 week terms. Adjunct faculty are expected to hold online office hours, provide assignment feedback, and consult with the Program Director on the progress of the class. Courses include:

  • Emerging Technology Trends

  • Intercultural Communication for Professionals

  • Introduction to Decision Science

  • Professional Ethics and Project Leadership

  • Design Thinking

  • Client Communications and Professional Consulting

  • Evaluation: Qualitative Methods

  • Evaluation: Quantitative Methods

  • Evaluation Sciences

  • Project-Cost Benefit Analysis

  • Analytical Business Writing

QUALIFICATIONS:

The ideal candidate will hold a Masters, PhD or a terminal degree in an applicable field with at least 5 years of professional experience. Teaching experience at the college level is highly preferred though not required. Course assignments and schedules will depend on the selected candidate's profile and strengths. Review of applications will be ongoing and are subject to ongoing budgetary approval and sufficient course enrollment.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Applications must be completed at our Interfolio site (apply.interfolio.com/39016) and require: Cover Letter; Curriculum Vitae; Statement of Teaching Interests/Experience/Approach (please include which class(es) you are qualified to teach); Short Statement of Research Interests/Experience/Approach, and list of three professional references. An optional document to include: Course Evaluations. We encourage you to upload evaluations from any prior classes taught (as instructor, co-instructor, or teaching assistant.) to our Interfolio site. All documents will be treated as confidential per American University policy. Please contact Bobbe Baggio, Assoc. Dean of Online Learning (baggio@american.edu; 202-895-4924), if you have any questions. 

American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution that operates in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, personal appearance, gender identity and expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, source of income, veteran status, an individual’s genetic information or any other bases under federal or local laws (collectively “Protected Bases”) in its programs and activities. American University is a tobacco and smoke free campus.

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