Arcadia's School of Education offers undergraduate programs in PreK-4, PreK-8, and secondary education and a Master of Arts in Education, Master of Education, and Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership. Students are molded into gifted teachers and educational leaders through cohesive programs based on meaningful, mentored fieldwork.
Arcadia University is a top-ranked private University in Greater Philadelphia that provides a JEDI (Justice, Equity, Diversity, Inclusion)- and values-based educational experience that keeps students at the center of all its efforts. The Institute of International Education has ranked Arcadia first nationally in study abroad for 10 of the last 11 years, and the Princeton Review has ranked Arcadia among the "Best in the Northeast" from 2017 to 2021. The University's Physical Therapy and Physician Assistant programs are nationally ranked in their respective categories by U.S. News & World Report, which ranks Arcadia among the top 25 percent in its category and cites Arcadia for being among the "most innovative" and "best value" colleges. Approximately 3,700 students study at Arcadia, with 2,300 undergraduate students choosing from more than 65 fields of study. Arcadia promises a distinctively global, integrative, and personal learning experience that prepares students to contribute and lead in a diverse and dynamic world. Visit.
Arcadia University seeks applications from individuals for part-time adjunct faculty positions. When a position is available, qualified applicants may be contacted for an interview and asked to submit further documentation. While there may not be immediate openings, the hiring manager will review applications when openings do occur.
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Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy and contact information for professional references be uploaded as PDF documents to your application
Required documents for application:
- Cover letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Statement of Teaching Philosophy
- Contact information for professional references
At Arcadia University, our JEDI principles of Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion are the foundation of our highly-regarded, values-based learning community, which reflects the world in which we want to live. As such, Arcadia actively seeks and welcomes candidates of diverse backgrounds and abilities. Arcadia prohibits discrimination against individuals on the basis of ethnicity, national origin, ancestry, race, color, religion, creed, sex, gender, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, age, gender identity, military or military veteran status, disability, family medical or genetic information, or any other legally protected characteristic. All offers of employment are conditional based on successful completion of a background check. Employment may not begin until the University accepts the results of the background check.
Job responsibilities include teaching and grading discipline-specific courses, responding to student inquiries, using Blackboard to post lectures and grades and abiding by all relevant university and/or departmental procedures and policies. The number of part-time instructors hired varies from semester to semester, depending upon the needs of the department. While there may not be immediate openings in your area of interest, the hiring manager will review applications submitted to discipline-specific pools when there is an opening in those areas.
- Master's degree in a related discipline or equivalent experience required with a terminal degree preferred.
- Higher education teaching experience preferred as well.
- Doctoral-level course instruction must have a doctorate in education or a related field and experience in preK-12 educational settings.
- Ability to instruct courses virtually or in-person
Arcadia University requires all employees to be fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccine by your employment start date. Arcadia will consider requests for exemptions from the vaccination policy due to medical condition or religious belief. You will be required to provide proof of vaccination at the time of hire and/or on your first day of employment. Our vaccination protocols are subject to applicable laws and will be updated from time to time to reflect evolving conditions and federal, state, local, and other applicable health and safety guidelines.