Online Adjunct Professor - School of Law

Lynchburg, VA
Apr 09, 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

Does this position require driving?:



Melanie Lamm

Contact Email:

[email protected]

Job Summary/Basic Function:

Responsibilities of the online adjunct professor for the School of Law online programs will include but not be limited to teaching material from approved curriculum in accordance with assigned schedule, providing detailed feedback, mentoring and challenging students to grow intellectually and spiritually, maintaining contact with students to advise on matters related to academic achievement and attendance while maintaining/reporting grades and attendance in accordance with university policies. Must have demonstrated, well-developed legal research & writing and time management skills. 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:

Applicants must have a J.D. degree from an accredited law school with excellent academic credentials and 5+ years of teaching and/or law practice experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Superior academic credentials and 10+ years teaching and/or law practice experience.

Work Hours:

Estimated 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.