TELECOMMUTE – Lenexa, KS
Job Category: Academics
Requisition Number: PARTT01521
Locations Lenexa, KS, USA
Grantham University Makes an Impact! We have been named a top military-friendly school for the last ten years. We have been recognized as a military spouse-friendly school. We are ranked in the top 5% on Ingram’s 2019 Top Private College and Universities (Missouri/Kansas) list for Best Online Colleges regarding University Excellence. We are ranked third for affordability on the Best Nationally Accredited Online Colleges by EDsmart. The university is also ranked in the top 5% of 2020 overall diversity nationwide by College Factual, as well as ranked in the top 5% of 2020 location diversity nationwide by College Factual. Our College of Business, Management & Economics has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE).
Maximize Your Impact! Our faculty in the Economics program are industry professionals with real-world experience bringing courses to life. Our Faculty are eager to share their experience to help students succeed in their chosen career path. At Grantham University, Faculty help our students refine the skills that employers seek in their star performers entrepreneurially minded business professionals, solid spokes in a wheel, report development and analysis, critical thinking, and communications. The objective of our economic courses is to provide coursework to our students to build a foundation and broad base of skills in economics to more effectively provide strategic initiatives to their clients.
We are seeking a pool of candidates to teach Economics. Our part-time (PT) faculty are responsible for online instruction and corresponding outreach to their students at a given time.PT faculty serve in a remote capacity. This role reports to the Chair of the College of Business, Management & Economics. PT faculty teach courses that may begin weekly, twice per month, or monthly depending on the course and program. Courses are eight weeks in length and utilize the Blackboard Learning Management System. Each course week runs Wednesday through Tuesday midnight. PT faculty are given one week prior to the course start date to access and set up courses.
KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provide instruction in accordance with the University and within the scope of departmentally-defined courses, programs of study, and degrees. Responsibility includes timely interaction with students and quality assessment of student work with substantive feedback.
Faculty will take part in shared governance of curriculum, in some instances participating in curriculum development.
Follow all University policies as provided in the University Catalog and Faculty Handbook.
Participate in training on necessary technologies to facilitate courses.
Collaborate with faculty members, staff, and administrators regarding educational technology and support services that enhance the instructional process.
Responsible to keep current in the field of study/area of expertise and continue to develop professionally in content, methodologies, and distance-learning strategies.
Maintain accurate electronic records for both the learning management system maintenance as well as the University records system and submit all records when required.
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Math & Economics , College & University , Education & Training , Teaching , Online Teaching