Online Adjunct Professor - School of Law

Lynchburg, VA
Jan 28, 2021
Position Type
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
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Position Type:

Adjunct Faculty


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 Title:

Online Adjunct Professor - School of Law

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Melanie Lamm

Contact Email:

[email protected]

Job Summary/Basic Function:

Online Adjunct Professor position with the School of Law. Responsibilities will include but not be limited to teaching material from approved curriculum in accordance with assigned schedule, providing detailed feedback, mentoring/challenging students to grow intellectually and spiritually, maintaining contact with students to advise on matters related to academic achievement, attendance, and behavior, and maintaining/reporting grades and attendance in accordance with university policies. Must have effective legal research and writing ability to grade students’ coursework. This position will be primarily focused on teaching courses associated with Liberty University’s Online BA in Paralegal Studies, Online Certificate Programs, and/or LUSOL’s Online Juris Masters’ programs.

Minimum Qualifications:

Candidates should have a good law school academic record and experience. Applicants must have a J.D. degree from an accredited law school.

Preferred Qualifications:

Superior academic credentials; significant practice experience; experience in teaching in the online environment.

Work Hours:

Estimated 5-10 hours per week per course.

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Special Instructions for Applicants:

This application requires no less than one pastoral and two professional references. An acceptable pastoral reference would be a recommendation from a person in leadership at your current church of attendance. Please notify your references in advance, then submit an active email address for them in the Reference Collection portion of this application. They will receive further instructions as to the reference letter content and uploading process by automated message.