Instruct graduate-level online courses in public policy, political science, and public administration on an adjunct basis.
A qualified candidate will:
- Teach material from approved curriculum in accordance with assigned schedule to ensure student satisfaction. - View the responsibility of grading student assignments as an opportunity to provide detailed feedback and to mentor and challenge students to grow intellectually and spiritually. - Maintain productive contact with students and advise students in matters related to academic achievement, attendance, and behavior. - Maintain and report student grades and attendance in accordance with university policies. - Other duties as assigned.
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, and follow lesson plans developed for the course they are facilitating. Online faculty should view the course being taught as a means to a significant educational end. They should strive to employ a variety of techniques for the development of good learning conditions, view each student as a unique individual, and, insofar as is possible, provide for individual differences, abilities and interests.
PhD or similar terminal degree in international relations. Juris Doctorate degrees do not meet SACS requirements for this position.
- Degree must be from an institution accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. - Superior interpersonal, customer service, and presentation skills required. - Proven organizational skills and ability to complete assignments in a timely and accurate manner. - Proficiency in MS Office, Blackboard, and the Internet. - If applicable, able to obtain and maintain licenses as required by state or accrediting commissions. - Demonstrated strengths in teaching at the college level. - Applications for consideration will only be accepted via Liberty University’s online automated application process.
10 openings. Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: Contingent upon experience and course load
About Liberty University Helms School of Government
The Helms School of Government offers a world-class education with a solid biblical foundation, equipping students with values, knowledge, and skills essential for success. We are committed to cultivating leaders who bring statesmanship, integrity, service, and excellence into every area of human governance, whether in politics and policy, the law, international relations, criminal justice, nation...al security, or public administration. Our faculty is highly accomplished in these disciplines, bringing both academic excellence and vital practical experience to the classroom.