Part-time Instructors for the LIFE Program (Meridian, Idaho Office)University of Dubuque, Meridian, ID
About the University of Dubuque
The University of Dubuque is a private, Presbyterian, coeducational, professional university with a foundation in the liberal arts. Our commitment is to nurturing the mind, body, and spirit as well as encouraging students to explore their fullest potential, is part of a rich Christian identity that dates back to the University's founding in 1852. Our welcoming interfaith community of 2000 students attracts young men and women from across the country and around the globe who seek the knowledge and the skills to make a difference in our ever-changing world. Within a values and faith base, we offer you an array of perspectives and broad exposure to our truly global society. The University comprises the undergraduate college, the graduate school, and the theological seminary.
Mission and Vision
The University of Dubuque is a private university offering undergraduate, graduate, and theological seminary degrees, and other educational opportunities with the intention of educating and forming the whole person. The University is comprised of individuals from the region, our nation, and the world.
As a community, the University practices its Christian commitments by educating students, pursuing excellence in scholarship, challenging students to live lives of worth and purpose, and preparing students for service to the church and the world.
Therefore, the University of Dubuque is committed to:
- A hospitable Christian environment which respects other faith traditions;
- Relationships which encourage intellectual, spiritual, and moral development;
- Excellence in academic inquiry and professional preparation;
- A diverse and equitable community where Christian love is practiced;
- Stewardship of all God’s human and natural resources;
- Zeal for life-long learning and service.
The University of Dubuque (UD) is seeking Part-time Instructors in multiple academic areas to teach in its accelerated adult program in Meridian, Idaho. UD is a diverse, Christian, and forward-thinking educational community with a main campus in Dubuque, Iowa, and locations in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Tempe, Arizona, and (beginning in the fall of 2020) Meridian, Idaho. Through its Learning Institute for Fulfillment and Engagement (LIFE), the university offers accelerated, face-to-face undergraduate and graduate programs targeted to adult learners. Each course generally meets one night per week (Monday through Thursday) for five weeks.
- Instruct face-to-face, accelerated course for 3 credit hours (Biology course and some accounting courses are 4 credits)
- Criminal Justice
- Fine and Performing Arts
- Healthcare Administration
- Math (College algebra, statistics)
- Master’s or Ph.D degree in the relevant discipline
- Five or more years’ experience working in the field preferred
- University teaching experience preferred
- Commitment to the mission of the University and to its approach to adult, accelerated education
To apply, please submit a current curriculum vita, official graduate-level transcripts, contact information for three references, a statement of personal teaching philosophy and the UD employment application. The application is located on our website. The completed application can be emailed to HR@dbq.edu, or it can be mailed to the Director of Human Resources, at the University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001.
Applications from qualified persons with diverse backgrounds and cultures, including women and persons of color, are welcomed. AA/EEO
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