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About Drexel University

Located in the heart of Philadelphia, Drexel University is a world‐class, comprehensive, R1 research institution and a global leader in experiential education. For more than 100 years, our renowned Cooperative Education (co-op) program has enabled students to gain professional work experience before they graduate, setting them apart from their peers.

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Adjunct

Apply now Job no: 501411
Work type: Part-Time
Location: University City - Philadelphia, PA
Categories: Drexel University, LeBow College of Business

About Drexel University

Drexel is one of Philadelphia's top 10 private employers, a comprehensive global research university and a major engine for economic development in the region. With over 24,000 students, Drexel is one of America's 15 largest private universities. Drexel has committed to being the nation’s most civically engaged university, with community partnerships integrated into every aspect of service and academics.

About the LeBow College of Business Finance Department

Drexel LeBow’s Finance Department is a highly collaborative group of faculty members who are leading researchers and dedicated teachers.  Courses emphasize experiential learning and innovative approaches to educating future business leaders and financial professionals.

Job Summary

The adjunct faculty member will employ a variety of strategies to foster student learning and engagement.  They will encourage active learning by all students, maintain proper course-related records, and evaluate student work and provide timely feedback. They are responsible for teaching students effectively in the assigned classroom settings. Responsibilities may include teaching days, evenings, nights and weekends, with the potential for online only, in-person only, or a combination of both as specified in the contract.

Essential Functions

  • Teach the number of hours required based on the credit hours of the course
  • Evaluate student work for the purpose of providing feedback and determining grades
  • Maintain and keep updated a gradebook in the Blackboard Learn course management system
  • Schedule office hours for at least two hours per week and respond to student emails within two business days
  • Administer a final exam or evaluation during the final exam week as required by Drexel University guidelines
  • Participate in assurance of learning evaluations administered for the purposes of accreditation or retention
  • Uphold the Drexel University Academic Integrity Policy
  • Maintain communication with the Finance Department Head or relevant program coordinator regarding course or student issues
  • Participate in online human resources training related to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion 
  • Other course-related duties as determined by LeBow and Drexel policies

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • One year of teaching or at least three years professional experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Masters or doctoral degree in finance, business, or related field

Special Instructions to the Applicant

Please make sure you upload your CV/resume and cover letter when submitting your application.

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