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Adjunct Faculty Communication

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Work type: Faculty (Part Time or Adjunct)
Location: Marion, IN
Categories: Adjunct Faculty

Job Title: Adjunct Faculty Communication

Reporting Relationship: Chair, Division of Modern Language, Literature & Communication

Unit: IWU-Marion

Department: Mod Language & Lit Div-IWUM

Campus Location: Elder Hall

Summary of Position:    Adjunct faculty are essential to providing a quality academic experience for Indiana Wesleyan University students. Adjuncts will employ a range of engaging teaching strategies designed to foster student learning and stimulate class discussion. Applicants must have appropriate academic or professional experience within the given academic discipline, demonstrate a passion for teaching and learning and be able to integrate their Christian faith into the classroom content.

Teaching position is onsite in Marion, Indiana.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Attend and lead all required class sessions 
  • Promptly assess student coursework and submit via Brightspace (the university’s learning management system) 
  • Coordinate with Division Chair and/or Academic Dean regarding classroom or student issues in a timely manner 

Qualifications: According to Indiana Wesleyan University employment policy all employees must possess a strong Christian commitment and adhere to the standards outlined in the IWU Community Lifestyle Statement.


  • Master of Arts in Communication or related field


  • Teaching experience at the collegiate level is highly desired

Required Skills

  • Excellence in knowledge and skills in relation to the appropriate field(s)
  • Competence in teaching ability, along with an eagerness to improve
  • A strong testimony of personal faith and commitment to Christ is essential, along with an agreement to live according to the IWU Community Lifestyle Statement

Diversity Statement

IWU commits to create a community that reflects kingdom diversity. We will foster an intentional environment that exhibits honor, respect, and dignity. Acknowledging visible or invisible differences, our community authentically values each member’s earthly and eternal worth. We refute ignorance and isolation and embrace deliberate and courageous engagement.


As a religious educational institution operating under the auspices of The Wesleyan Church, Indiana Wesleyan University is permitted and reserves the right to prefer employees on the basis of religion (42 U.S.C., Sections 2000e-1 and 2000e-2).

The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position. Employees will be required to follow other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor in compliance with Federal and State Laws.


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