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Adjunct Openings at MU

Alexis Young
Alexis Young, director of conference services

Individuals interested in serving as an adjunct professor at Manchester University may submit an application through the link below. Please specify the academic area(s) in which you would like to adjunct.

 

 


Position: Adjunct Instructor of Chemistry 

Department: Chemistry 

Campus: North Manchester  

Job Responsibilities and Duties: This is a part-time adjunct teaching position, reporting through the department chair to the Dean of the College of Pharmacy, Natural & Health Sciences.  This individual will be responsible for teaching a General Chemistry I class and lab. 

Essential Job Functions:

  • Teaching a CHEM111 class and lab during the Fall 2017 semester
  • Maintain professional effectiveness, which includes but is not limited to, high quality of scholarship; intellectual integrity; professional currency; cooperation of all phases of the academic program; openness to learn about and adopt improved methods of teaching; and above all, a vital interest in student learning.
  • Meeting assigned class at the scheduled locations and for the scheduled durations
  • Administering examinations and assessing student learning
  • Working in a professional, collegial, and team-oriented manner with the University community
  • Maintaining compliance with policies and procedures in the Faculty Manual
  • Maintaining office hours, as appropriate
  • Prepare for class, grade papers, be available to answer students’ questions 

Qualifications:

  • Masters in chemistry, chemistry education, or other related field (such as chemical engineering, biochemistry)
  • Evidence of satisfactory teaching experience at the secondary or undergraduate level, or
  • Three or more years teaching high school chemistry, or
  • Three or more years industrial or government work experience in chemistry, with some management experience 

Work Schedule: Meet class at designated times.  Be available by email to respond to students. Grade papers as needed. 

What We Offer: We offer competitive pay and the opportunity to serve in a dynamic educational environment. 

To Apply:  We seek a candidate with a commitment to working effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds.  You can APPLY ONLINE through Manchester's website.  Along with your application, please submit a cover letter and curriculum vita.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  Contact Jenny Steele, employment coordinator, if you have any questions. 

 

 


 

 

Positions: Adjunct – Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Human Genetics, Molecular Biology, Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacology 

* Please note that we recruit for these positions on an on-going basis in order to build a talent pool of potential candidates. When a position becomes available, we will review applicants at that time.  Due to the volume of resumes that we receive, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Department: Pharmaceutical Sciences 

Campus: Fort Wayne Campus

Position Overview: This is a temporary, part-time adjunct teaching position for the online Masters in Pharmacogenomics Program, reporting through the director of pharmacogenomics operations to the department chair and the Dean of pharmacy programs.  

Essential Job Functions:

  • Teach in accordance with the description and syllabus provided by the director of pharmacogenomics operations
  • Administer examinations and assessing student learning
  • Demonstrate respect for students as individuals and foster a respectful atmosphere in the online learning environment
  • Work in a professional, collegial and team-oriented manner with the University community
  • Maintain compliance with policies and procedures in the Faculty Manual
  • Maintain office hours, as appropriate  

Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree or higher in specified field required
  • Knowledge and experience sufficient to enable the candidate to effectively teach courses and assess student learning as assigned in the specified department
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing with students, faculty, staff, and administrators
  • Ability to adapt to changing teaching and learning environments and content-delivery methods
  • Ability to work cooperatively with colleagues, in the best interests of the students
  • Basic computer proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet, e-mail and internet use 

Work Schedule: Online classes will met at the discretion of the faculty member.  Virtual class meetings may, or may not, occur depending on the faculty member.  If class meetings are scheduled, the faculty member is encouraged to create the meeting between 8AM – 10PM EST on a weekday.  Some classes, events and/or meetings may be scheduled in the evening or on weekends.   

What We Offer: We offer competitive pay and the opportunity to serve in a dynamic educational environment.

To Apply:  We seek a candidate with a commitment to working effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds.  Interested candidates can apply online via ADP by following the links for each adjunct position below.  Please submit a curriculum vita along with your completed application.  Contact Jenny Steele, employment coordinator, if you have any questions. 

Adjunct - Bioinformatics

Adjunct - Biostatistics

Adjunct - Human Genetics

Adjunct - Molecular Biology

Adjunct - Pharmacokinetics

Adjunct - Pharmacology

 

 Manchester University is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants who further diversify our faculty and staff are warmly welcome.