Adjunct Opening in IDSS (Interdisciplinary Studies Program, BA degree)

  • Governors State University
  • 1 University Pkwy, University Park, IL 60484
  • Feb 26, 2020
Part time / Adjunct   Communications, Journalism, Film, TV Humanities: Other Social & Behavioral Sciences

Job Description

Position Information


Position Type Adjunct
Classification Title Adjunct Opening in IDSS (Interdisciplinary Studies Program, BA degree)
Position's Functional Title Adjunct Opening in IDSS (Interdisciplinary Studies Program, BA degree)
Position Start Date 05/01/2018
Position End Date (if temporary)  
Position Summary

Governors State University’s College of Arts and Sciences is creating an available pool of Adjunct Faculty candidates to teach courses in the Interdisciplinary Studies program. The Courses in this program are for undergraduate students. We are particularly interested in adjunct faculty to teach elective courses on Saturdays and online courses. Experience in teaching adult student Please visit our website at for more information about the program and its courses. Interested individuals are invited to complete a faculty profile, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, transcripts, and a list of references or letters of recommendation for consideration.
At Governors State University, adjunct faculty are hired as temporary faculty with teaching responsibilities for a specific course in a semester or summer session. Adjuncts are not part of the faculty bargaining unit and are not included in membership of the Faculty Senate.

Minimum Qualifications

A Master’s degree in social science, humanities, communications or a related field.

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have experience teaching adults students at the collegiate level and/or teaching online. Doctoral candidates are encouraged to apply.

Posting Date 02/13/2018
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Open Until Filled Yes
Posting Number FA0186P
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