Online Adjunct Faculty – Science



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Job description

Job Number: R0010281

We are one growing team with one powerful goal – and as a global leader in education, we strive for a workforce that reflects the individual differences of our learning community. We believe that our employees can be their best selves when they can be their true selves. That is why we’re committed to cultivating and preserving a culture of inclusion in which all our employees feel welcomed, valued and empowered. Together, we will shape the future of education by transforming lives beginning with yours.

The Opportunity

Southern New Hampshire University is looking for faculty to teach online undergraduate courses for General Science courses. Our online faculty provide high-quality academic experiences and support students as they work toward their educational goals. Online faculty members work collaboratively in a supportive academic environment, partnering with student advising and the academic team to ensure that each student has support and tools they need to be successful.

We are looking for faculty for the following courses:

SCI-220 Energy and Society

ENV-319 US Environmental Law and Politics

ENV-440 Senior Seminar

ENV-444 Environmental Science Colloquium II

BIO-315 Ecological Principles and Field Methods

In this Role You’ll Get To:

  • Provide a high level of student outreach and connect with students, academic advisors and team leads on a frequent basis to ensure student success
  • Engage with students, offering an increased presence in the classroom
  • Ensure your students are receiving quick feedback, assignment clarification, and provide guidance on assignments, concepts, and course resource
  • Foster a positive, emotional climate for your students
  • Create opportunities for dialogue within the learning experience

What we’re Looking For:

  • Master’s Degree in Environmental Science, Physical Science, Geoscience, Biology, or a related field
  • One or more years of college teaching experience
  • Research and teaching experience in Ecology
  • Legal experience in addition to theoretical background
  • Certifications in the field of environmental science and/or teaching are a plus, but not required
  • Basic data analysis and research skills

Thinking about the job, but not sure you should apply? We still want to hear from you.

We recognize that not everyone enters the world of work with the same advantage, opportunity, and privilege. This is why your skills and experiences are important to us. Take the leap and apply, you just might be the person we are looking for!

Are Benefits Important to You?

We offer exceptional benefits, many available starting on the first day of employment:

Tuition Benefits with family offerings

Option to save for Retirement

Professional Development opportunities

Who Are We?

SNHU employees are a team in every sense. Separately, we understand that each individual brings unique experiences, perspectives and ideas to create a vibrant work environment. Together we share common values of honesty, acceptance and accountability working as a unified force toward a common goal: to transform the lives of learners. By joining our team, you join us in our vision. Together, we’ll shape the future of education by transforming lives-beginning with yours.

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

Please note that a background check is required for employment.

How to apply

Apply online

Why SNHU? Because at Southern New Hampshire University we routinely go above and beyond what is expected of us. Because we believe there are no limits to what you can do, what you can be and what you can achieve.