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Accounting - Adjunct Instructor (Pool)

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Posting Details

POSITION INFORMATION

Position Title Accounting - Adjunct Instructor (Pool)
Posting Number F00001
Posting date 01/01/2017
Closing date
Job Type Adjunct
Internal Job Category Adjunct
Position Purpose

Belmont University is seeking part time instructors to teach classes in the following discipline(s): Accounting

Job Functions

Job Function

Teach up to eight credit hours per semester.

Job Function

Create syllabus, timeline of classes, for students per semester.

Job Function

Provide meeting time for students.

Job Function

Manage online grading system through myBelmont.

Job Function

Submit book orders, if textbooks required.

Job Function

Abide by all relevant university and/or departmental procedures and policies.

Job Function

The above statements describe the job’s essential responsibilities and requirements. They are not an exhaustive list of the duties that may be assigned to job incumbents.

POSTING TEXT

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Belmont University seeks to attract and retain highly qualified faculty and staff that share the University’s values and will contribute to its mission and vision to be a leader among teaching universities bringing together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian community of learning and service.

Knowledge of principles, methods and current developments in the field of study.

Knowledge of subject matter and course content taught.

Knowledge of instructional strategies and techniques.

Demonstrated ability to advise, instruct, manage, motivate and evaluate students.

Skilled in the use of computers, Internet resources, and MS Office software.

Ability to learn relevant sections of BannerWeb, Belmont University’s online integrated database system for student grading.

Ability to integrate technology into the teaching and learning process.

Ability to successfully interact with students, other educators and educational institution representatives, and the general public in a professional manner.

Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.

Knowledge of the programs and services offered by Belmont University. Interest and ability to work collaboratively in course design and to teach interdisciplinary and topical courses.

Experience

Higher education teaching experience preferred.

Education

Master’s degree in specific discipline. PhD preferred.

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Occasionally requires standing, lifting, pulling, pushing, carrying and climbing, reaching both high and low. Frequently requires walking and balancing. Constantly requires sitting, repetitious finger and wrist movement, speaking clearly, hearing conversations, hearing (with acuity), seeing near and far with depth perception and color vision.

Belmont University is dedicated to the health and well being of all of its students, faculty and staff. In an endeavor to provide the healthiest possible environment, Belmont is a tobacco free campus.

Additional Information

Belmont University is a student-centered Christian community providing an academically challenging education that empowers men and women of diverse backgrounds to engage and transform the world with disciplined intelligence, compassion, courage and faith.

Belmont’s vision is to be a leader among teaching universities, bringing together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian community of learning and service.

Our mission, vision and values statements may be found at http://www.belmont.edu/about/mission.html.

Prepare a one-page essay of about 300-400 words that describes how your Christian faith informs and influences your personal and professional life, how it plays a role in your interest in joining Belmont University, and how it will help you contribute to Belmont University given our mission, vision, and values statements.

An electronic version of your resume, cover letter, and response to Belmont’s Mission, Vision, and Values statements must be attached in order to complete the online application process.

All requested documents must be attached in order to complete the online application process.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The selected candidate for this position will be required to complete a background check satisfactory to the University.

If hired, official transcripts will be required from all undergraduate and graduate colleges attended before a contract is issued.

Belmont University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Special instructions to applicants

The number of adjunct instructors hired varies from semester to semester, depending upon the needs of the department. You may check your status at any time by logging into jobs.belmont.edu with your username and password.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you first hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Internal Notification
    • Advertisement
    • Belmont Employee
    • Belmont Website
    • Professional Association
    • Conference
    • Other

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/C.V.
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Response to Mission, Vision and Values
Optional Documents