Business and Public Administration Adjunct Instructor

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Classification:Temporary Faculty - Credit
Grade:Adjuct Faculty Credit 3
Work type:Adjunct Faculty
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Southeast
School/Business unit:School of Arts & Sciences
Location: Juneau
Categories: Business/Accounting/Finance, Education/Instructional

Position Summary:

University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) School of Arts and Sciences is seeking qualified applicants to teach business courses during the Spring 2019 semester within the Department of Business and Public Administration (BPA). In keeping with the UAS mission, we have a commitment to innovation and flexibility to ensure high quality education and training.


100%This position is responsible for teaching undergraduate courses in Spring 2019 in an asynchronous online format. Adjuncts are expected to be proactive and collaborative in developing and modifying curriculum with oversight from full-time faculty. Duties include developing a course outline and syllabus, preparing teaching materials, coaching and instructing students, and determining appropriate assessment methods with accompanying grading. The instructor is also responsible for contributing to curriculum development, and maintaining up-to-date knowledge of subject areas. Requires timely grading, responses to all messages, and a student-oriented approach to teaching.Essential


  • Demonstrable skills in teaching business courses at the lower-division course level
  • Able to deliver high quality instruction through appropriate academic preparation
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Familiar with computer and other technologies for instruction, such as Blackboard
  • Experience teaching in an online environment

Education & Experience

  • Master of Business Administration or Masters degree in a related field (minimum)
  • Advanced academic training or professional experience that corresponds with course
  • Previous successful online teaching experience highly preferred
  • Experience working successfully with people of diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds

For more information about the School of Arts & Sciences please visit us online:

Adjunct positions are granted on a semester-by-semester basis and often depend on enrollment. Adjunct contracts do not guarantee employment beyond the specific semester for which they are issued. Qualified applicants for this position will be placed into a hiring pool for the academic year 2018-19 and instructors will be hired for assignments as needed. Adjuncts are paid a minimum of $1,186.93 per credit per semester. 

A complete application will include a resume, cover letter, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three professional references. Contact, or phone (907) 796-6263 for technical support, additional questions, or to request ADA accommodation when completing your application. At time of hire the individual hired will need to provide both official transcripts and a background check will be performed.  

All candidates for employment are subject to employment screening which includes background and reference checks, and verification of education. As a public, regional, comprehensive university, UAS is committed to building a culturally diverse and inclusive organization and strongly encourages women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.  All interested persons should apply online. For further assistance with the application process contact Human Resources at 907-796-6263 or email

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