History Adjunct Professor

Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Job description

The Department of History and Social Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, seeks an adjunct instructor for fall 2018. The instructor will lecture in History. The ideal candidate must have knowledge of and commitment to the mission of Marian University. Master’s degree in History and previous teaching experience is required. Ph.D. strongly preferred. Familiarity with Canvas is beneficial.

Located within 10 minutes of downtown Indianapolis, Marian University is one of the nation’s preeminent Catholic institutions of higher learning, and ranks as one of US News & World Report’s top universities in the Midwest Region. Marian University was founded in 1937 by the Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg, Indiana, and the Franciscan Values that the Sisters ingrained into the university’s culture are still prevalent today. The university has experienced tremendous growth in the past 15 years under the leadership of President Daniel J. Elsener, including the opening of the Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2013 – the state’s first new medical school in 110 years. Marian University’s football team has captured the NAIA national championship in 2012 and 2015. In 2016 and 2017, the women’s basketball team won back-to-back NAIA national championships. Marian University is also home to the most successful collegiate cycling program in the nation, which currently holds 40 national titles.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Required materials include: cover letter, C.V., and one semester of student evaluations.

How to apply

Only complete applicant packets submitted to hr@marian.edu will be considered. Marian University is committed to diversity and encourages persons from diverse backgrounds to apply for this position.

Marian University is an EOE

At Marian University, our vision is to provide an education that profoundly transforms lives, society, and the world. Our mission is to be a Catholic university dedicated to excellent teaching and learning in the Franciscan and liberal arts traditions.