Adjunct Faculty, School of Finance

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Adjunct Faculty, School of Finance

The University of Southern Mississippi is currently accepting applications for the position of Adjunct Faculty, School of Finance.

Position Details LocationHattiesburg

118 College Drive
Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 39406-0001
United States DivisionSchool of Finance Position TypeFaculty Employment StatusPart Time Grant FundedNo Posting Close DateIndefinitely

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applications for Adjunct Faculty to teach in the following areas are now being accepted and will be reviewed as needed: Finance, Economic Development, MIS, Data Analytics, and Business Law and Ethics.

Applicants should indicate in their cover letter which academic areas they are qualified to teach, as well as which campus or teaching sites (Hattiesburg and/or Long Beach) they are willing to accept as assignments.

Job Summary

Adjunct faculty members provide face-to-face, hybrid and online course instruction including all aspects of course administration as an instructor of record.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Adhere to class schedules as posted.

  2. Communicate course requirements to students.

  3. Teach face-to-face, hybrid and online classes as needed.

  4. Be available to assigned students for support and course advising including exams, required remediation, and summative evaluations.

  5. Be collaborative with other CBE faculty as well as the Director to plan, implement and evaluate each course offering taught to maintain quality and effectiveness.

  6. Follow the policies and procedures of the CBE and the University of Southern Mississippi.

  7. Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications Master degree in a related field with a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in the field of instruction. Additionally, should be AACSB qualified for being an instructor of record.

Preferred Qualifications Doctorate degree in a business related area; professional experience in an area of instruction; evidence of scholarly research and experience in teaching hybrid/flipped/online classes are plusses.

About The University of Southern Mississippi
The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) is a comprehensive public research institution delivering transformative programs on campuses in Hattiesburg and Long Beach, at teaching and research sites in central and southern Mississippi, as well as online. Founded in 1910, USM is one of only 130 universities in the nation to earn the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education's "R1: Doctoral Universities - Very high research activity" designation, and its robust research enterprise includes experts in ocean science and engineering, polymer science and engineering, and sport venue safety and security, among others. USM is also one of only 40 institutions in the nation accredited in theatre, art and design, dance and music. As an economic driver, USM generates an annual economic impact of more than $600 million across the state. USM welcomes a diverse student body of approximately 15,000, representing 71 countries, all 50 states, and every county in Mississippi. USM students have collected four Truman Scholarships and 36 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, while also leading Mississippi with 24 Goldwater Scholarships, an honor that recognizes the next generation of great research scientists. Home to the Golden Eagles, USM competes in 17 Division I sports sponsored by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). For more information, visit

As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer/Americans with Disabilities Act institution, The University of Southern Mississippi encourages minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities to apply.




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Posted: 9/30/2019
Application Due: 9/25/2020
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