Speech Communication - Catherine T. MacArthur School

TYPE: Adjunct


SUMMARY:  The Catherine T. MacArthur School (PBA Online) is seeking adjunct faculty to teach online sections of Public Speaking (COM 1113), a freshman level course in the Faith, Roots, and Reason (General Education) core; and able to integrate Christian faith with the subject matter and teaching methods.

RESPONSIBILITIES:  Online adjunct faculty are expected to: 

  • Deliver the fixed content of the course by conducting synchronous sessions (typically 2-3 per week).
  • Actively teach asynchronously by guiding course discussions, scheduling course assignments as scheduled and providing feedback as needed.
  • Communicate with students via announcements, email, Canvas inbox/messaging, and meet virtually with students, as needed.
  • Grade student coursework (includes, but is not limited to: assignments, quizzes, discussions, and projects) within a timely manner and in accordance with the established rubrics.
  • Perform other duties related to the administration of the course (e.g., attendance verification).

QUALIFICATIONS:  Master's Degree with at least eighteen credit hours at the graduate level in Speech Communication or closely related area. Ph.D. is preferred. Applicants must have a Christian commitment and the ability to integrate Christian faith with the subject matter and the manner of teaching.