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Grand Canyon University’s Online Instruction department is seeking a Full Time Online (not virtual) Faculty in University Success. The Full Time Online 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 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday. This is not a virtual position.
 

Responsibilities:

  • Teaches one of 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.
     

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Education or Psychology.  
  • Outstanding communication skills and the ability to successfully adapt to an e-learning environment.
  • Additional requirements depending on the subject matter taught in the class, which may include directly related work experience.
  • Willingness to work in an accelerated learning format and to work online with students on a daily basis.
  • Available on weekends to provide a 24 hour turnaround time for questions or concerns from students.
  • Additional requirements depending on the subject matter taught in the class, which may include directly related work experience.
  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University's Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.

       


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. 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.

For more information on Grand Canyon University please visit us at www.gcu.edu.



Posted 14 Days Ago

Full time

R000012854

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