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Adjunct Faculty - Information Systems and Security

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Posting Number: 2017374F
Position Title: Adjunct Faculty - Information Systems and Security
Position Type: Faculty
Recruitment Type: Internal/External Applicants
Work Schedule: PT/12 Month
Department: 576-Dean, Professional Studies
Position Summary:

The College of Professional Studies is seeking applications for adjunct teaching positions from qualified candidates in the following non-credit, certificate based programs:

  • IS Security
  • Agile
  • Business Analysis
  • Software Testing
  • Business Process Management
  • Business Intelligence
  • ITIL

Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University’s mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University’s mission and values.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Preparation of weekly class schedule – syllabus – additional referenced materials – and teaching tools for classroom and online delivery.
  • Teach required material(s) to students using technology tools provided by the University.
  • Provide an environment of learning that is welcoming, interactive and focused.
  • Provide administrative tasks, including but not limited to, distribution of materials, attendance monitoring, reporting of activities to a CPS administrator and submission of final grades.
  • Attend faculty meetings as required.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree required for all adjunct faculty.
  • 3-5 years Professional experience in topics.
  • Prior teaching experience required.
  • Proven ability to teach successfully both in the classroom and/or online.
  • Experience with Learning Management Systems.
  • Strong understanding of adult learning principles.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master’s Degree preferred for all adjunct faculty.
  • Industry certification where appropriate.
Physical Requirements and/or Unusual Work Hours:
  • Standing for period up up to 3 hours at a time.
  • Courses are taught primarily nights between 6 p.m. and 9:30 p.m Monday through Friday and also on Saturdays (depends on program).
Special Message to Applicants:
Posting Date: 04/21/2017
Closing Date (12am ET):
Salary Posting Information:


Salary Band: N/A
Job Classification: Faculty

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Documents needed to complete your application:

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter / Letter of Interest
  2. Letters of Reference
  3. Resume / Curriculum Vitae
  4. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  5. Summary of Teaching Evaluations
  6. Transcripts
  7. Statement of Contribution to Mission
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
  2. Writing Sample/Publications
  3. Statement of Research Interests
  4. Other Document (2)