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Adjunct (Online) College of Arts and Sciences–HIS-109: World Civilization  « Position Deleted on 9/10/2013 »

Institution: Grand Canyon University
Location: Online/Remote
Category:
  • Faculty - Liberal Arts - History
Posted: 04/19/2013
Type: Part-Time/Adjunct
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Location: Remote Office Location

What will you create today? At Grand Canyon University our faculty fosters tomorrow's educators, nurses, business leaders, musicians and much more through a strong dedication to our online students. As a member of our online adjunct faculty you will be trained on our state-of-the-art Online Management software. If you possess the qualifications listed below and an enthusiasm to share your knowledge with online students, we invite and encourage you to explore this singular opportunity.

Founded in 1949, Grand Canyon University is one of Arizona's leading higher learning institutions. Based in Phoenix, the regionally accredited, private, interdenominational Christian university offers online and campus-based bachelor's, master's and doctoral degree programs through the College of Doctoral Studies, Ken Blanchard College of Business, College of Education, College of Nursing and Health Care Professions, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Fine Arts and Production and College of Theology.

The Adjunct for the College of Arts and Sciences (online classes) will provide instruction that incorporates current teaching methodologies, technologies, and other trends that reflect advances in specific areas of the discipline associated with the individual's teaching assignment.

Immediate needs for online instructors for HIS-109: World Civilization:

This course is a survey of the major events, trends, personalities, movements, and ideas that have shaped world history from the beginnings of civilization to the present.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Teaches one or more subjects within prescribed curriculum.
  •  Stimulates class discussions.
  • Compiles, administers, and grades assessments.
  • Remains current with new trends and development in his/her field of expertise.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • Masters degree or higher in History, Archeology, or World Geography
  • Masters degree or higher in any subject area with 18 hours graduate credits in History including coursework on World Civilization
  • Masters degree in any subject area with at least two years professional experience as a Global Historian or Archeologist

GCU provides a quality education from the context of our Christian heritage for both traditional students as well as working professionals. As a Christian university, it is our desire to help our students, both online and those living on campus, in their academic and spiritual journeys. To help our students find their purpose and achieve their full potential, we integrate our Christian worldview into everything we do. Our theological Doctrinal Statement embraces the pillars of belief that serve as a foundation for all of Christianity.