Student Affairs

Adjunct(s) for School of Continuing & Professional Studies

Elizabethtown College

Elizabethtown, PA United States

Job Description

The School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS) is seeking dynamic, learner-focused educators with experience as active practitioners and researchers. Adjunct instructors will work with students at Elizabethtown College to provide them with the knowledge, concepts, and skills to be successful in the following accelerated online degree program(s):

Associate of Science Degree:
• Accounting
• Business Administration
• Health Care Administration
• Human Services

Bachelor of Science:
• Accounting
• Business Administration
• Digital Marketing and Analytics
• Health Care Administration
• Human Services
• RN to BSN

Graduate Programs:
• Business Administration (MBA)
• Curriculum and Instruction (M.Ed.)
• Master of Music Education (MME)*
• Master of Organizational Analytics (MS)*
• Master of Public Policy (MPP)*
• Strategic Leadership (MSL)
• Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies*
• Master of Science in Finance (MS)*

Graduate Certificates and Endorsements:
• CFP® Certification Financial Planning Education Program*
• Curriculum and Instruction
• ESL Program Specialist
• Health Care Administration
• Integrative STEM Education Endorsement
• Interdisciplinary Autism Support
• Strategic Leadership
• Trauma Informed Practice

Joint Degree Program with Lancaster Theological Seminary
• Master of Divinity (MDiv)

Job Duties

Under the direction of the Director for Curriculum Development, adjunct faculty will have the following job responsibilities: teach courses using online, blended and/or and hybrid pedagogy through the Canvas LMS; review textbooks and other courseware changes; review and improve syllabi; create an eLearning environment that fosters a sense of belonging, dignity and, respect; use instructional methods that support syllabi expectations; complete beginning-of-term preparation and communication; facilitate class instruction in accordance with course, program, and student learning objectives; apply adult learner theory to support students’ needs; administer evaluations of student performance based on course assessments; provide both instructive and supportive feedback; adhere to protocol guidelines; submit grades for course completion; complete end-of-term preparation, communication, and course evaluation(s); model professionalism and appropriate academic conduct.

The successful candidate will uphold the values of Elizabethtown College.

Required Qualifications

  • The qualified candidate must hold a graduate degree in one of the corresponding fields above.
  • Relevant professional experience is required. Successful candidates will demonstrate teaching excellence, excellent communication skills, and a commitment to collaborative processes. They will have a demonstrated commitment to teaching adult learners and proficiency in teaching online with high-impact strategies.
  • Successful candidates will demonstrate the ability to interact with others while maintaining a focus on equity, diversity, and inclusion.


  • Start Date: No Start Date
  • Education: Master's Degree Required
  • Work Experience: 2 - 4 years
  • Part/Full Time: Part-Time

Contact / Additional Information

For more information and to apply online:

Applications should include a cover letter, resume or curriculum vitae, and contact information for two (2) references.