UNT System Overview:
Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education.
Over the past decade, combined UNTS enrollment has grown by more than 25 percent to nearly 44,000 students. UNT System institutions award more than 11,000 degrees each year – including the largest number of master’s and doctoral degrees in the DFW region. As DFW’s university system, UNT World offers a wide range of degree programs and academic initiatives across our campuses. With more than 300 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs, as well as convenient campus locations and teaching centers located throughout North Texas, our system provides a wide array of opportunities.
UNT-Public Admin-135360Job Location:
DentonFull Time/Part Time:
The department’s ten faculty, two professional staff, an internship coordinator, and three practitioners-in-residence provide the strong academic and intentionally practical education that results in meaningful career paths for undergraduates interested in degrees in urban policy and planning or nonprofit leadership studies.Position Summary:
The Department of Public Administration seeks qualified individuals for its Adjunct Instructor Pool and welcomes applicants at any time. This posting is for Fall 2021, Spring 2022, and Summer 2022 semesters. The specific courses involved may vary from semester to semester and openings to teach these courses to develop on a periodic basis, depending on department teaching needs.
The anticipated need is for Adjunct Instructors to teach a variety of courses in the undergraduate and graduate programs. Courses include planning, leadership, volunteer management, statistics, fundraising, human resources, budgeting, ADR, negotiation, mitigation, arbitration, and public economics.Minimum Qualifications:
Graduate degree in Public Administration & Management, Nonprofit Management, Planning or other relevant fields. A master’s degree will be considered if a least 18 hours are in the discipline and work experience is documented.Preferred Qualifications:
Ph.D. degree and have teaching experience at the university level. Online teaching experience is a plus. Practical experience in the field of public administration is also helpful.Work Schedule:
VariedDriving University Vehicle:
This is a security sensitive position.EEO Statement:
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.Physical Requirements:
Ability to communicatePosting Number:
A389PQuicklink for Posting: