Job Description

Make a Difference at Grand Canyon University

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences employs faculty and faculty leaders who are passionate about engaging and mentoring students. Our faculty are energetic advisors who are committed to helping our students grow academically, spiritually, and personally. They are experts in their respective fields, in addition to being passionate educators and collaborators who help enhance the college experience for all students.

Join our mission in helping others find their purpose and start your instructor career with GCU. The College of Humanities and Social Sciences offers rewarding opportunities for adjunct faculty to teach part-time, face-to-face instruction at our Phoenix campus. If you are highly motivated and passionate about teaching exceptional quality instruction in modern facilities with smaller class sizes, we’d like to hear from you.

Why Work at GCU:

  • Tuition benefits specifically for the adjunct employee
  • 401(k)
  • Employee Perks and Discounts
  • Gym and Fitness Center
  • Canyon Health & Wellness Center

GCU Traditional Campus -  Phoenix, AZ:

  • Courses are in-person and on-campus for the Fall 2024 Semester (09/03/2024 - 12/15/2024)

Course: Knowledge and Technology in the Humanities

This introductory honors course explores humanity’s relationships to science (knowledge) and applied science (technology). In particular, this course examines how advances in knowledge and technology have affected humanity. The course’s method of exploration is how these relationships and advances have been represented and even conducted by the arts of time (music, dance, words), the arts of space (painting, sculpture, architecture), and combinations of media (television, cinema). Classroom practice of analyzing works of art throughout history lead to reflections on technology through different media.

What You Will Do:

  • Facilitate classroom lecture and discussions
  • Engage students in learning course objectives and topics
  • Assess student performance and mentor success in the classroom
  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement, and Mission of Grand Canyon University

What You Will Bring:

  • PhD (or Master’s) in a Liberal or Fine Art Discipline (Including)
    • English
    • History
    • Music
    • Art
    • Art History
    • Painting
    • Sculpture
    • Film

Before submitting your application, please attach the following to review:

  • Your unofficial transcripts for any applicable conferred graduate degrees

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Application Instructions

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