Adjunct Lecturer-Institute for Professional Development

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DePaul University

DePaul University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other legally protected status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws.

Posting Details

Job ID: 47780

College/School: College of Computing and Digital Media

The Institute for Professional Development is a unit of the College of Computing and Digital Media that offers certificate programs geared towards professionals in the IT field who wish to update their skills. Although they can be of any start date/length appropriate to the course content, programs are offered on the quarter system (fall, winter, and spring) and range in length from two to 11 weeks. Most programs are team taught. Part-time teaching opportunities consist of shorter commitments (for example, covering two or three lectures on a special topic) to larger commitments similar to teaching a regular university course. Applicants with expertise that matches current scheduling needs will be contacted for an interview. Academic course schedules fluctuate from quarter to quarter and the department will work with selected individuals to determine a quarterly schedule. Assignments are not guaranteed; however, the department does its best to give ample notice about available opportunities and potential course cancellations. To see current certificate program offerings, visit

Required Qualifications:
Minimum requirements include a master's degree in the discipline, or 18 semester/27 quarter hours of graduate work in the discipline, or an undergraduate degree with a minimum of five years demonstrated relevant professional experience. Exceptions may be considered with approval of the dean.

Preferred qualifications: at least two semesters/quarters teaching at the college level; or, equivalent length of time training corporate clients or at commercial training center.

The candidate must have demonstrated experience in working in teaching in an diverse learning environment.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
CDM's Institute for Professional Development offers certificate programs in a variety of areas from big data, cloud computing, databases, networks, IT management, to software and web development. Students are working professionals in the IT field who wish to learn new technologies and update their skills in a short amount of time.

Close Date: Jun 30, 2020

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Posted: 1/7/2021
Application Due: 3/8/2021
Work Type: Full Time