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Job ID: 237113

Business Adjunct Instructor
Marian University

Date Posted Jun. 5, 2024
Title Business Adjunct Instructor
University Marian University
Indianapolis, IN, United States
Department Business
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Business - General
Job Details

As a part of a diverse community of faculty and staff who represent many faith systems and worldviews, the Byrum School of Business at Marian University in Indianapolis, IN seeks a dynamic and innovative leader for the position of Business Adjunct Instructor who will promote our Catholic Franciscan mission and identity by teaching business consulting courses. Teaching-focused candidates in any area of accounting, finance, or marketing are encouraged to apply.

The Byrum School of Business at Marian University, Indianapolis is a collaborative academic community committed to fostering student engagement, problem solving, and communication. The department offers degrees in accounting, business analytics, finance, management, marketing, and logistics and supply chain management in order to develop transformative leaders for service to the world. The department recognizes the breadth of people, thought, and experience that contribute to professions in the accounting field. We welcome everyone interested to build a community that is diverse, respectful, accessible, and inclusive. We are committed to ensuring equitable access to opportunities and resources for people of any race, ethnicity, religious belief, gender identity, age, economic background, disability status, or any other social or physical component of their identity. Through our curriculum, our classrooms, and our outreach to the community, we seek to acknowledge and carefully address existing biases, barriers, and uses and abuses of power and privilege. This commitment to reducing discrimination and promoting diversity and inclusion is rooted in the Franciscan Values of Marian University, which make social justice an indispensable part of our calling.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Actively engage the Catholic Franciscan mission and identity of Marian University by modeling the Franciscan Sponsorship Values and honoring the legacy of the founding congregation through transformative education, unity in diversity leadership through service, integrating faith and life, and institutional policies.
  • Teaching one or more three credit hour course at the undergraduate level
  • Teaching one of the following courses: Principles of Economics, Principles of Finance, Business Ethics, Business Law, and other business related courses.
  • Teach in a team environment
  • Manage student led teams
  • Create and foster classroom engagements between students and external business professions.
  • Link area of expertise to other areas of business
  • Help student develop key skills related to communication, teamwork, and problem solving.
  • Facilitate, mentor and coach students.

Other duties as assigned.

University Expectations:
  • Knowledge of and a commitment to the mission of Marian University
  • Adheres to Marian University’s policy and procedures
  • Shows courtesy and respect in interactions with fellow employees, students subordinates, and supervisors
  • Communicates regularly with supervisor about Department issues
  • Meets department productivity standards
  • Participates in developing department goals, objective, and systems
  • Assists to establish department measurements that align and support the accomplishment of the University’ s strategic goals
  • Adheres to the department budget

Required Qualifications:
  • Has a graduate degree in Business and business related experience
  • The ability to collaborate with other instructors and external partners is an important component of this position.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Commitment to collegiality and working in a team environment
  • Demonstrated potential for excellence and innovation in student-centered instruction.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

For Consideration All Applications Require:
  • Cover Letter
  • Current resume or CV
  • Contact information of three professional references. The reference contact information must be entered after the application is submitted in the "My Presence" section of the applicant profile.
  • Responses to the supplementary mission & identity questions.

Please Review Marian University’s Mission & Identity Statement before responding to the supplementary questions on your application:

Marian University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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