PT Lecturer - MS in Nonprofit Management, Seattle Campus

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Position Information

Position Title PT Lecturer - MS in Nonprofit Management, Seattle Campus
Requisition Number PTFR000267
Division/College College of Professional Studies
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Seattle Campus
Full-Time/Part-Time Part Time
Benefits Eligible
Posting Date 09/30/2015
Responsibilities

Northeastern University is a global, experiential and leading research university, built on a tradition of engagement with business, industry and communities to create a distinctive approach to education, research and service. Located in one of the most beautiful cities in the US, Boston is vibrant and stimulating and provides exciting opportunities to grow, learn and make significant contributions.

The College of Professional Studies offers flexible, innovative programs that allow working professionals to complete their degrees. CPS offers associate, bachelor’s degree, certificate programs and post-baccalaureate programs in fast-growing fields such as leadership, finance, project management, global studies and international relations, business administration and digital media.

The College of Professional Studies at Northeastern University invites applicants for part-time positions in the Nonprofit Management program as an Adjunct Lecturer in one or more of the following areas:
• Nonprofit legal governance
• Nonprofit financial management
• Nonprofit human resource management
• Nonprofit grant writing
• Nonprofit fundraising
• Nonprofit promotions
Responsibilities of the position include:
Teaching one or more 6 week asynchronous online courses, or blended courses, per academic year. Both blended and online courses have a Blackboard component, which require pre-term course development (including weekly readings, assignments, and multi-media lectures), and in-term commitments of monitoring online discussion boards, general course management, grading, and online presence of at least one hour per day, five days a week at the instructor’s schedule. Online courses are asynchronous, and although near daily participation is a must, an exact time is not required. Training in Blackboard (the online course platform) will be provided

Qualifications

Master’s degree and three or more years of teaching experience or Doctorate in related area such as nonprofit management, higher education, management, or significant years of experience in the nonprofit field. On-line teaching experience desirable. Candidates should demonstrate cultural competence and commitment to working with international students, adult learners, and underserved student populations.

Additional Information

Teaching during the evenings and on weekends may be required with some travel. Courses are offered in virtual and blended formats. Courses are generally 6-weeks in duration, with a majority of classes beginning in September, January, April, and July. Positions are available contingent upon enrollment, funding, and departmental needs. Stipend rates vary per course. This is a non-tenure track part time faculty position.
The Nonprofit Management program prepares students for a leadership position in a not-for-profit organization, university, hospital, charity, foundation, or religious organization. Upon completion of this nonprofit degree, students will emerge well equipped to embark on a career in nonprofit management—prepared [and inspired] to make a meaningful impact.

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. References
  3. Other

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Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.