Category: Adjunct Faculty
Location: College Park, MD
Requisition ID: 10010386
Department of Business Administration
School of Business
Location: Waldorf, MD, College Park, MD, or Dorsey, MD
University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC) seeks adjunct faculty to teach in the Graduate Business Administration Program. Specifically, we are seeking faculty for the following course:
MBA 610: Leading Organizations and People: Prerequisite: PRO 600. Assess and develop your leadership skills by creating a personal leadership and professional development plan that you will refine during the program. Develop a strategic understanding of your organization by analyzing its mission, vision, goals, and values. Evaluate your organization’s culture, climate, and approach to decision making and assess leadership effectiveness, governance structure, and processes. Explore how high-performing work teams can be a source of competitive advantage.
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Materials needed for submission
Who We Are and Who We Serve
UMGC - one of 11 degree-granting institutions in the University System of Maryland (USM) - is a mission-driven institution with seven core values that guide us in all we do. At the top of the list is "Students First, and we strive to do just that for our 90,000 students at home and abroad. From its start in 1947, UMGC has demonstrated its commitment to adult learners. We recognize that adult students need flexibility and options. UMGC is proud to be a global, 24-hour, institution of higher learning.
The typical UMGC student is an adult learner juggling a career, family, and other priorities. Roughly 80% work full time, half are parents, and half are minority students. They are continuing their education to better themselves, their families, and their professional opportunities. UMGC is also a leading higher education provider to the U.S. military, enrolling 55,000 active-duty service members, reservists, National Guard members, veterans, and family members annually. We are proud of our military heritage and are committed to this service.
The Adjunct Faculty Role at UMGC
UMGC is committed to helping students achieve success not only with us, but also in their professional fields. As a result, we actively seek faculty members who are scholar-practitioners: professionals who are actively and successfully engaged in their field and who wish to help the next generation of professionals grow in their knowledge and expertise through education. Your role as an adjunct faculty member will be to:
The Master of Business Administration Program at UMGC
To learn more about this program, including its description, outcomes, and coursework, please visit: http://www.umuc.edu/academic-programs/masters-degrees/master-of-business-administration-mba.cfm.
Faculty Training at UMGC
We are committed to your professional success at UMGC. Each new faculty member is required to successfully complete new faculty orientation and online course delivery training as a condition of hire. Faculty teaching in hybrid sections of the course will also be required to complete an additional training course.
Position Available and will Remain Open until Filled
Salary Commensurate with Experience
Adjunct faculty candidates will be required to provide official transcripts during the candidate selection process.
All submissions should include a cover letter and résumé. UMGC offers competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits for qualifying positions, such as tuition remission, generous leave and healthcare. For detailed benefits information, please visit: https://careers.umuc.edu/benefits.html.