Adjunct Positions

Arkansas Tech University invites submissions for consideration to be an adjunct instructor on a part-time, as-needed basis, within the academic departments and programs indicated below.  Those eligible to serve as an adjunct instructor must hold a Master's degree in the discipline, or any Master's degree plus 18 graduate hours in the discipline or substantial experience in area where they will teach (see HLC guidelines, section B.2.), unless otherwise noted, such as for AAS degrees.

Preference will be given to candidates that can demonstrate excellent communication skills and evidence of excellence in teaching.  Applicants should send a letter of application, curriculum vita, copies of transcripts, and the names and contact information of three references to the email address indicated for each department or program (provided below). Application materials will be retained by each department and considered as adjunct instructors are needed. Applicants can request their materials to be removed from consideration at any time.

Founded in 1909, Arkansas Tech is a state supported, SREB four-year level III, liberal arts institution; the third-largest in the state with an enrollment close to 12,000 students. The Russellville campus, located in the scenic Arkansas River Valley between the Ozark and Ouachita Mountains, is just one hour from the capital city of Little Rock. Offering over 100 undergraduate and more than 25 graduate degree programs across seven academic colleges and two campuses, Arkansas Tech strives to provide a solid educational foundation for life-long learning to a diverse community.

  •  College of Arts & Humanities

    Art
    Arkansas Tech University is seeking qualified applicants to establish a pool for part-time instructors in the visual arts in various studio disciplines. Applicants must have a MA or MFA or equivalent in a studio art, graphic design, game design or art history related discipline. Send Letter of Application, Curriculum Vitae, and link to website or portfolio of works should be included in your application to Dr. Dawn Ward, Head, Department of Art at dward23@atu.edu

  •  College of Business

    Accounting
    Arkansas Tech University is seeking qualified applicants to establish a pool for part-time instructors in accounting.  The applicant must have a Master of Accountancy or an MBA with an emphasis in accounting and be a CPA.  Send a letter of application and curriculum vitae/resume to Dr. Lisa Toms, Dean, College of Business at ltoms@atu.edu

    Economics
    Arkansas Tech University is seeking qualified applicants to establish a pool for part-time instructors in economics. The applicant must have an MBA with an emphasis in economics plus three year of pertinent work experience. Send a letter of application and curriculum vitae/resume to Dr. Lisa Toms, Dean, College of Business at ltoms@atu.edu

    Management
    Arkansas Tech University is seeking qualified applicants to establish a pool for part-time instructors in management.  The applicant must have an MBA with an emphasis in management, human resource management, or supply chain management plus three year of pertinent work experience.   Send a letter of application and curriculum vitae/resume to Dr. Lisa Toms, Dean, College of Business at ltoms@atu.edu

    Marketing
    Arkansas Tech University is seeking qualified applicants to establish a pool for part-time instructors in marketing.  The applicant must have an MBA with an emphasis in marketing plus three year of pertinent work experience.   Send a letter of application and curriculum vitae/resume to Dr. Lisa Toms, Dean, College of Business at ltoms@atu.edu

  •  College of Education

    None at this time

  •  College of Engineering & Applied Sciences

    Agriculture
    The Department of Agriculture is seeking qualified adjunct instructors for opportunities that could include teaching undergraduate courses and laboratories in Agriculture Business, Animal Science, Plant Science/Horticulture or Agriculture Education. Please email your materials to the department at agri@atu.edu

    Electrical Engineering
    The Electrical Engineering Department is seeking adjunct faculty with a minimum of a Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university with proficiency in computer based tools including circuit simulation to teach basic core courses and labs in circuits, electronics, and others areas depending on the qualifications and experience.  Please email your materials to the department at eleg@atu.edu

    Emergency Management
    The Department of Emergency Management offers a BS in emergency management and a MS in emergency management and homeland security; both programs are accredited. The department seeks qualified part-time faculty members for opportunities to teach both on-campus and/or online. Please email your materials to the department at eam@atu.edu

    Mechanical Engineering
    The Mechanical Engineering Department is seeking adjunct faculty with a minimum of a Master's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or a closely related field from an accreditated university with proficiency in solid mechanics and machine design to teach upper division core courses in mechanical design. Please email your materials to the department at mceg@atu.edu

  •  College of Natural & Health Sciences
    Biological Sciences
    Our growing biology and environmental science programs seek qualified adjunct instructors for opportunities that could include teaching undergraduate courses and laboratories in biology, zoology, environmental science, anatomy and physiology, and microbiology. Please email your materials to the department at bios@atu.edu


    Mathematics
    The Math Department has degrees in math and math education with opportunities to teach courses such as college math, intermediate algebra, algebra, calculus and statistics. Please email your materials to the department at math@atu.edu


    Nursing
    The Nursing Department offers a pre-licensure BSN, an RN to BSN, and a MSN in Nursing Administration and Emergency Management and is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN.) The department seeks qualified part-time faculty members for opportunities to teach in a variety of clinical areas and/or in the skills/simulation labs. Please email your materials to the department at nurs@atu.edu


    Physical Sciences
    The department has programs in chemistry, geology, and physics. The chemistry program has degrees in chemistry, biochemistry, environmental chemistry and chemistry education and is endorsed by the American Chemical Society.  Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate labs and/or courses in chemistry or physical science.  The geology program has degrees in geology, environmental geology and petroleum geology.  Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate labs and/or courses in geology. The physics program has degrees in physics, engineering physics, nuclear physics and physics education.  Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate labs and/or courses in physics or physical science. Please email your materials to the department at phsc@atu.edu

  •  College of eTech

    Course Development & Adjunct – Production Planning and Scheduling - Online

    Arkansas Tech University is accepting applicants to develop and deliver the following course for the Fall 2018 term. The role requires working knowledge of each phase of production planning and scheduling. This position works closely with the Department of Professional Studies full-time faculty and Department Head. Course development initiates immediately following completion of the institutional employment process. Online course delivery initiates August 22, 2018 and concludes December 11, 2018.

    BAS 4653 Manufacturing Systems is esigned to provide students with deployable knowledge and skills in production planning and scheduling, effective for the use in multiple industrial, manufacturing, and technical domains.  Master scheduling is the pivotal point in manufacturing business when demand from the marketplace is balanced with the capabilities and capacities of the company and its suppliers in real-time terms. This course defines the master scheduling process, explores specific tools and techniques used in various manufacturing environments, and provides an introduction to the support functions of production planning and scheduling.  Please email your vita by July 15, 2018 to the department head, Dr. Jeff Aulgur, at jaulgur@atu.edu

     

    Course Development & Adjunct – Project Management - Online

    Arkansas Tech University is accepting applicants to develop and deliver the following course for the Fall 2018 term. The role requires working knowledge of each phase of project management. This position works closely with the Department of Professional Studies full-time faculty and Department Head. Course development initiates immediately following completion of the institutional employment process. Online course delivery initiates August 22, 2018 and concludes December 11, 2018.

    BAS 4353 Workflow Monitoring and Industrial Environments provides students with a substantive background in project management effective for deployment in multiple industrial, manufacturing, and technical domains. The course prepares students to pursue the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) credential offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI). The CAPM is designed for those with less project experience and is intended to demonstrate a candidate’s understanding of the fundamental knowledge, terminology, and processes of effective project management. .  Please email your vita by July 15, 2018 to the department head, Dr. Jeff Aulgur, at jaulgur@atu.edu

  •  Ozark Campus

    Automation Technology

    Paramedic/EMS
    Arkansas Tech University-Ozark Campus is seeking qualified applicants to establish a pool for part-time instructors in in Paramedic/EMS leading to a Certificate of Proficiency in EMT and an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Paramedic/Emergency Medical Services. Please email your materials to the Chief Academic Officer, Dr. Michael Murders, at mmurders2@atu.edu