Adjunct Instructor - Phoenix, AZ

Ottawa University - Phoenix, AZ (30+ days ago)4.0


If you are interested in teaching in a university setting, it can be helpful to gain experience as an adjunct instructor. Many of our adjunct instructors hold a full-time career elsewhere, and choose to teach in our evening, weekend, and online programs so that they may have the opportunity to teach students.

Adjunct Instructors are hired to teach on a per course basis. Each academic term may present the need to hire new or additional adjunct instructors.

Ottawa University employs adjunct instructors to teach undergraduate/graduate level coursework for its adult campuses in 8 week undergraduate and graduate terms.

Required Credentials

Master's Degree in field of discipline; doctoral degree preferred.
Academic and professional teaching experience within the teaching content

Ottawa University Phoenix, Arizona is actively seeking adjunct instructors for the Master of Arts Counseling program for the upcoming academic year. Adjunct faculty candidates must meet the required University academic and professional preparation requirements. Adjunct faculty must possess theoretical and application knowledge related to the topics being taught and must be able to demonstrate they can effectively teach this knowledge.

Required Qualifications:
Experience with Zoom, Skype, or WebEx.
Experience with Blackboard or other similar online course platforms.
A completed employment application is required for each position you wish to apply. Candidates should attach a cover letter, resume, and the names of three professional references as a part of this application for employment.

Ottawa University celebrates and prizes the diversity of its students, faculty, staff and Board of Trustees. In keeping with its Mission Statement, the University is called to actively foster an environment of awareness, appreciation, and intentional inclusivity. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from members of underrepresented groups and strongly encourage them to apply.

Ottawa University is committed to equal employment opportunity and does not unlawfully discriminate in recruitment or employment on the basis of race, age, sex, color, religion, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.