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Adjunct Faculty Member - Nonprofit Graduate Program

Apply now Posting #: 4420
Position Status: Faculty, Part-time temporary
Location: San Diego
Position Type: Faculty, School of Leadership and Education Sciences

Position Title & Department:

Adjunct Faculty Member - Nonprofit Graduate Program
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Department Description:

The Department of Leadership Studies' vision is to educate scholars and practitioners committed to impactful, ethical and inclusive leadership for social change. We are guided by the School of Leadership and Education Sciences' (SOLES) core values of (1) Diversity, inclusion, and social justice, (2) Excellence in teaching, (3) Care for the whole person and common home, (4) Community engagement, and (5) Excellence in scholarship.

University Description:

The University of San Diego, a contemporary and engaged Roman Catholic institution, was founded by the Diocese of San Diego and the Society of the Sacred Heart in 1949. Governed by an independent board of trustees since 1972, USD remains committed to a liberal arts education grounded in the Catholic intellectual tradition and the pursuit of truth, goodness and beauty. Inspired by this centuries old tradition of Catholic higher education, the University welcomes people of all faith traditions and any, or no, religious background. The future success of USD relies on the contributions of those who seek to foster the development of engaged global citizens and an earnest confrontation of humanity’s urgent challenges.

Detailed Description:

The Department of Leadership Studies in SOLES is hiring a lecturer to teach LEAD 505 - Developing Human Capital in the Spring 2023 term. We are looking for individuals who have a Master’s or Doctorate degree and a minimum of two years of teaching experience.  The ideal candidate will also have

  •  10+ years of experience developing and managing highly effective teams with a focus on diversity, equity and inclusion in any sector (public, private or nonprofit)
  •  Formal training in Human Resources

These are part-time, non-benefit based positions.

Special Conditions of Employment:

The University of San Diego is requiring all employees to follow our Covid-19 vaccine requirement process. https://www.sandiego.edu/onward/ 

Background check:  Successful completion of a pre-employment background check.

Degree Verification Requirement: Persons offered employment in this position will be required to provide official education transcripts for degree verification purposes. 

Job Requirements:
  • Minimum of two years of teaching experience
  • Master’s degree required
Posting Salary:

Commensurate with experience

Special Application Instructions:
Click Apply Now to complete our online application. In addition, please upload a cover letter and CV/resume to your application profile for the hiring managers’ review. 
Contact: leadershipstudies@sandiego.edu
If you have any technical questions or difficulties please contact the Employment Services Team at 619-260-6806, or email us at jobs@sandiego.edu
Additional Details:

Note: The position will be hired either at the Assistant or the Associate level depending on the experience of the candidate selected.

Note: Preference will be given to qualified current University of San Diego employees.

Hours: 9

Closing date: Open Until Filled

Note: External job postings will be up for at least five days. After that time, applications will be reviewed by the hiring manager/committee throughout the posting period. A candidate may be selected at any time which could then close this posting on a date earlier than listed.

The University of San Diego is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the campus community.

The University of San Diego is a smoking and tobacco-free campus. For more information, visit www.sandiego.edu/smokefree.

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