Adjunct Professor History

Saint Augustine's University

Saint Augustine's University

Posted on Thursday, August 31, 2023

Posting Details

Posting Summary
Position Title Adjunct Professor History
Position Code ADJPRO-F
Job Description
The successful applicant will be responsible for teaching students in History courses at an Undergraduate level. The courses are part of our General Education requirement. The courses are a survey of the African American experience in and contributions to American history from the advent of the Trans-Atlantic slave trade through the Civil War or since the end of the Civil War.
Special consideration will be given to applicants who has teaching experience at the college level and specialized in African American history. Candidates must also have a master’s degree or Ph.D. in History with a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching.
We favor in-person teaching, but we will also consider online courses, synchronously or asynchronously, using Blackboard or Teams.

  • Planning and teaching classes as assigned and as outlined in the course descriptions and course syllabi
  • Supervising the study and learning activities of students
  • Evaluating the academic progress of students
  • Submitting course grades and performing other administrative duties as required
  • Scheduling office hours
  • Providing reasonable accommodations to students with documented disabilities
  • Regularly communicating with the discipline coordinator on issues related to student performance.

Saint Augustine’s University (SAU), drawing on its rich legacy as an access institution, is a student-focused, comprehensive educational institution that produces outstanding graduates prepared for personal and professional success. SAU was established in 1867 in Raleigh, NC by the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina. A four-year liberal arts university with an average enrollment of approximately 1,000, SAU sits on 105 lush acres just north of Downtown Raleigh, NC. The institution offers more than 20 undergraduate degrees and a Master of Public Administration (MPA) Program and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

Additional Information:

  • Employment is contingent upon a positive background check and proof of COVID-19 vaccination. Documentation of medical and religious exemptions will be accommodated.
  • Official transcript is required upon acceptance of the position.
Required Qualifications
  • Cultural sensitivity to diverse populations
  • Openness and willingness to request, receive, and provide constructive feedback
  • Competence with Microsoft Outlook and Blackboard
  • Experience in distance learning teaching with Zoom or Teams or Blackboard Collaborate Ultra
  • Experience in in-person teaching in a “Smart Classroom” equipped with a laptop/screen/touching white board
Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number F087P
Number of Vacancies 1
Position End Date (if applicable) 12/18/2023
Desired Start Date 10/02/2023
Job Open Date 08/30/2023
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you available to work in the evening (6 pm to 10 pm)?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * What is your Philosophy for serving students?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Are you a current employee of the university?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/ Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation