Associate Faculty – |
Online (Applied Linguistics)
We are currently looking for associate faculty (adjunct) with a PhD or Master’s in Applied Linguistics. We are looking for candidates with experience in teaching second language acquisition, communicative disorder, phonology, morphology, semantics, computational linguistics, and/or sociolinguistics.
The Online Associate Faculty member performs duties relating to online instruction including but not limited to: posting faculty guidance and expectations, participating in classroom discussion boards, grading assignments and promptly responding to student inquiries. This position reports to the Executive Dean. To be eligible for the position you must be located within the United States and operate from a personal computer with Internet connection.
Essential Job Duties:
• Posting faculty guidance and expectations
• Participating in classroom discussion boards
• Grading assignments and responding to student inquiries
• Providing timely feedback to students’ questions and concerns
• Place a strong emphasis on student-centered learning
• Collaborates with other University departments to ensure a positive overall experience for all University students
• Commitment to Mission: Aligns with the Core Values of Integrity, Ethics, and Service through behaviors that demonstrate a positive commitment to the customer and the organization
• Communication: Aligns with the Core Values of Service through oral and written communication skills and internal/external relationships
• Service: Encompasses the company’s core values of service; including service to the organization, customer community
• Personal Planning: Aligns with personal accountability and responsibility
Requirements and Qualifications:
• Hold a minimum of a Masters Degree from a regionally accredited school
• Excellent written communication skills
• Proficiency in common internet tools, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
• Interest and commitment to teaching in an online environment
• Must possess a PhD or M.A. in Linguistics or Applied Linguistics from a regionally accredited university
Physical Requirements :
Physical Demands: While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to use hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee requires dexterity in using telephone, computer keyboard, mouse and calculator while seated at a desk. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk and sit. The employee may frequently move to interact with fellow employees and/or clients. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Communication Skills: While performing Duties of the job, the employee is required to read and comprehend instructions, correspondence and memos. The employee requires the ability to write effective and detailed correspondence and to effectively present information both in one-on-one and small group situations.
Mental Demands: While performing duties of this job, the employee is required to deal with stress associated with a fast-paced work environment and multiple priorities/tasks. The employee will be required to make judgment decisions and adapt to changing work situations, grasp and apply new ideas, communicate with various personalities at all levels and have the ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed instructions.
Work Environment: While performing duties of this job, the employee is required to work in an office environment, and the noise level is usually moderate to loud .
Note : This opportunity of employment will require a completed pre-employment screening to be inclusive of, but not limited to: a criminal background investigation, a credit check investigation, verification of education credentials, verification of prior employment history, professional reference checks and public social media postings; with review prior to an offer of employment being extended. As an employer, we participate in E-Verify. To learn
more please visit www.dhs.gov/E-Verify .
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