Online Adjunct Professor, Information Systems | Information Technology

Lynchburg, VA
Aug 28, 2020
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Details

Posting NumberA00294PClassification TitlePosition TypeAdjunct FacultyDisclaimer

Liberty University’s hiring practices and EEO Statement are fully in compliance with both federal and state law. Federal law creates an exception to the “religion” component of the employment discrimination laws for religious organizations (including educational institutions), and permits them to give employment preference to members of their own religion. Liberty University is in that category.

Position TitleOnline Adjunct Professor, Information Systems | Information TechnologyDoes this position require driving?NoContactOnline School of BusinessContact Phone Ext434-592-7321Contact [email protected] Summary/Basic Function

Online faculty are the direct link between the student and Liberty University. It is expected that an online adjunct 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.

- Teach from the approved curriculum in accordance with assigned schedule to ensure student satisfaction.
- Assist students in achieving completion of objectives and learning outcomes.
- Provide regular and timely feedback to students.
- Participate in school retention initiatives by maintaining productive conduct with students and by getting in touch with, and offering assistance to absent students.
- Advise students in matters related to academics, attendance, and behaviors.
- Motivate students to actively participate in all aspects of the educational process.
- Maintain and report student grades and attendance in accordance with university policies.
- Other duties as assigned.

Teaching courses within graduate programs in Informatics, Information Systems and Information Technology. Courses cover topics such as: Telecommunications, Secure enterprise design and development, Information forensics, Compliance and risk management.

Minimum Qualifications

To teach at the baccalaureate level, faculty will need to possess a minimum of 18 graduate hours in an IS/IT discipline.

To teach at the Master’s level, faculty will need to possess a minimum of 18 graduate hours in the related discipline and hold a related, conferred terminal degree.

Candidate must be committed to the evangelical standards and mission of Liberty University.

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D. or Doctorate in Information Systems, Information Technology, or Technology related degree.
•Curriculum development experience
3 – 5 years teaching experience either in a classroom or online or a combination of both. Minimum of 3 – 5 years applied experience in a related field.

Work Hours


Posting Date08/27/2020Special Instructions for ApplicantsQuicklink DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Recommendation
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Pastoral Reference Letter
  5. Academic/Professional Reference Letter 1
  6. Academic/Professional Reference Letter 2
  7. Unofficial Transcript 1
  8. Unofficial Transcript 2
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Unofficial Transcript 3
  3. Other Document
  4. Professional License(s)
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