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Adjunct Business Faculty - McMurry Online Degrees (MOD)

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Please COMBINE transcripts from all institutions into a single file before uploading. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable at the time of application. Official transcripts must be provided prior to hire.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Adjunct Business Faculty - McMurry Online Degrees (MOD)
Position Type Adjunct
Job Description

McMurry University is currently accepting applications for adjunct faculty to teach in the McMurry Online Degrees (MOD) undergraduate general business major.

We are seeking part-time faculty in the areas of business, accounting, economics, finance, management, and marketing.

McMurry Online Degrees strives to:
• Provide an education focused on developing the disciplinary knowledge, skills, and values that prepare graduates for productive careers.
• Develop student skills in communication, problem solving, data analysis, and collaboration to enhance performance and leadership.
• Build on a general education core that encourages student awareness of the connections between multiple disciplines.

If you are interested in joining a team that values effective teaching and learning in an online environment, developing relationships and inspiring adult learners seeking an undergraduate degree, and contributing to the success of a growing program, please apply!

Essential Duties Summary

Will teach undergraduate courses in one or more of the following areas:
• Business (business statistics, contemporary business, entrepreneurship, business law, computer applications in business, management of information systems, business ethics)
• Accounting (financial accounting, managerial accounting, intermediate accounting, cost accounting, introduction to taxation)
• Economics (macroeconomics, microeconomics)
• Finance (personal finance, business finance, money and banking, investments)
• Marketing (principles of marketing, marketing promotions, consumer behavior, social media marketing)
• Management (principles of management, operations management, human resource management)

Courses will be delivered in an 8-week format.

Required Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:
• Master’s Level degree
• 18 graduate hours in the field of instruction
• Experience teaching in an online format
• Commitment to providing responsive instruction and attentive support to online students.

Minimum Required Education Master’s degree
Preferred Qualifications

• Terminal degree in instructional field
• Undergraduate or graduate level online teaching experience
• Competence with learning management systems such as Moodle, Canvas, and/or Blackboard
• Texas residency

Physical Demands
EEO Statement

McMurry University is committed to equal opportunity in employment and education and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, veteran’s status, or against qualified disabled persons in employment or the provision of services, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number AS91P
Number of Vacancies 2
Desired Start Date 09/23/2016
Posting Open Date 08/31/2016
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Please COMBINE transcripts from all institutions into a single file before uploading.

Unofficial transcripts are acceptable at the time of application. Official transcripts must be provided prior to hire.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. I have the following experience teaching undergraduate coursework online:
    • 0 courses
    • 1-5 courses
    • 6-10 courses
    • More than 10 courses
  2. I have the following experience teaching graduate coursework online:
    • 0 courses
    • 1-5 courses
    • 6-10 courses
    • More than 10 courses
  3. Please select the LMS you have used most often when teaching online courses.
    • Moodle
    • Canvas
    • Blackboard
    • D2L/Brightspace
    • Angel
    • Jenzabar E- Racer/Elearning
    • Other/proprietary
  4. I am interested and qualified (18+ hours of graduate work in the field) to teach coursework in Business (business statistics, contemporary business, entrepreneurship, business law, computer applications in business, management of information systems, business ethics).
    • Yes
    • No
  5. I am interested and qualified (18+ hours of graduate work in the field) to teach coursework in Accounting (financial accounting, managerial accounting, intermediate accounting, cost accounting, introduction to taxation).
    • Yes
    • No
  6. I am interested and qualified (18+ hours of graduate work in the field) to teach coursework in Economics (macroeconomics, microeconomics).
    • Yes
    • No
  7. I am interested and qualified (18+ hours of graduate work in the field) to teach coursework in Finance (personal finance, business finance, money and banking, investments).
    • Yes
    • No
  8. I am interested and qualified (18+ hours of graduate work in the field) to teach coursework in Marketing (principles of marketing, marketing promotions, consumer behavior, social media marketing).
    • Yes
    • No
  9. I am interested and qualified (18+ hours of graduate work in the field) to teach coursework in Management (principles of management, operations management, human resource management).
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcripts
  3. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Letter of Recommendation