Online Full Time Faculty- Christian WorldView
Grand Canyon University’s Online Instruction department is seeking an Online Full Time Faculty for Christian Worldview. The Online Full Time Faculty develops and provides quality instruction which advances in specific disciplines associated with the individuals teaching assignment. This position will be located at our Phoenix location and work the hours of 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. or 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday.
Teaches one or more subjects within prescribed curriculum and encourages student success.
Prepares and delivers competency-based online education and delivers online class instruction, providing theory and practice education; instructs and facilitates a meaningful learning experience of the course competencies in the curriculum.
Through distance delivery mechanisms, ensures learning objectives are being met.
Partners with Enrollment, Academic and Finance counselors to provide support to students.
Stimulates class discussions and fosters and encourages an online culture of learning that values mutual responsibility, life-long learning, diversity and ethics as well as personal and professional development.
Compiles, administers, and grades examinations or assigns this work to others.
Provides qualitative, holistic feedback to support the numerical score awarded for assignments.
Demonstrates effective written communication skills (i.e. clarity, spelling, grammar) and an overall professional and respectful tone with students.
Support student learning through multiple delivery systems including phone calls and emails.
Contributes to a culture of learning.
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required to successfully perform the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Demonstrated strength in teaching at the college level is essential.
Must have knowledge in discipline approved to teach.
A commitment and interest in teaching courses within the GCU philosophical teaching framework.
A high degree of knowledge in and ability to execute active teaching techniques of adult learners.
Student oriented and dedicated for ensuring each student’s success.
Good coaching, counseling, mentoring and advising skills and ability.
Excellent writing ability with a good command of the English language.
Good judgment and problem-solving skills.
Proven organizational and time management skills with ability to complete assignments timely and accurately with minimal supervision.
Familiarity with curriculum development and student learning assessment.
Proficiency in the use of computer software.
MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
- M. Div., or MAT, doctoral degree strongly preferred.
- 2 years of teaching experience at a postsecondary level
- Able to pass pre-employment background investigation.
Opportunities and Benefits:
An excellent work/life balance with generous PTO, paid holidays and employee appreciation days.
Free access to our health and fitness center, which includes a Health and Wellness Specialist.
100% tuition coverage for employees seeking undergraduate and graduate degrees; generous tuition coverage applicable towards spouse and dependents.
GCU's Christian worldview has shaped the university's mission and growth for more than 65 years. As a Christ-centered higher education institution, GCU integrates faith, learning and work to connect the GCU community with distinct Christian principles and strong central values. The University values diversity among its students, faculty and staff, and invites applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans. At GCU, working professionals may find their purpose in ways marked by compassion, service, integrity and concern for the common good.
Employment is contingent upon the satisfactory outcome (as determined by the university) of pre-employment screening activities, including a background check.
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