Siena Heights University is seeking an adjunct faculty member to teach an online project management course offered in the College for Professional Studies that serves adult students.
The University is seeking an adjunct faculty member to teach ITM 460 IT Project Management during the 2016-2017 academic year. ITM 460 is an undergraduate course offered in an 8-week accelerated, completely-online format several times during the academic year. Related responsibilities, supporting the institution’s best practices of online learning, include frequent engagement in weekly online discussion forums, providing course assignments in-line with course learning outcomes, and evaluation of student’s academic progress.
Requires master’s degree - preferably in a CIS or business field, or other with significant experience related to applicable course. Prior collegiate teaching experience is required. Teaching in a distance education setting is desirable.
Qualified candidates are invited to send their cover letter, Curriculum Vita/resume, list of professional references to email@example.com. In the subject line of the email, please reference the job title of this position to ensure timely review and distribution of your materials. Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. EOE
Siena Heights University is committed to attracting, encouraging, and retaining a highly qualified workforce to support our mission of assisting people to become more competent, purposeful, and ethical through a teaching and learning environment which respects the dignity of all. Siena Heights University is a renowned liberal arts institution located in Adrian, Mich. Siena?s success is the result ...of a diverse workforce coming together to help shape the future. Siena Heights University is one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, according to a new survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education.The results, released today in The Chronicle?s fifth annual report on The Academic Workplace, are based on a survey of more than 46,000 employees at 294 colleges and universities. In all, only 103 of the 294 institutions achieved ?Great College to Work For? recognition for specific best practices and policies. ?We are honored to be recognized by the Chronicle of Higher Education,? said SHU President Sister Peg Albert, OP, PhD. ?Siena Heights tries to build a sense of not only community ? but family ? for our employees. This honor reinforces our belief that Siena Heights is a great place to be, not only for our students, but our faculty, staff and administration as well. We will continue to live our mission of being more competent, purposeful and ethical.?In addition, Siena Heights was only one of two institutions in Michigan to be placed on the Honor Roll, with the University of Michigan being the other. Only 42 institutions nationwide earned this special recognition for being ?the best of the best.? Those that make the Honor Roll are cited most often across all recognition categories. Results are reported for small, medium and large institutions.Siena Heights won honors in five categories this year:Collaborative governance,Confidence in senior leadership, Respect and appreciation Supervisor or department chair relationship, and Work/life balance