Adjunct Faculty School of Construction and Design
The University of Southern Mississippi is currently accepting applications for
the position of Adjunct Faculty School of Construction and Design.
118 College Drive
Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 39406-0001
Division School of Construction and Design
Position Type Faculty
Employment Status Part Time
Grant Funded No
Posting Close Date Indefinitely
Special Instructions to Applicants
Applications for Adjunct Faculty will be accepted on an ongoing basis and
will be reviewed as needed. Applicants should indicate which campus or
teaching sites they are willing to accept these interim assignments at in
their cover letter.
Adjunct faculty members facilitate students' achievement of course objectives
and prepare college students to matriculate through the Construction
Management, Architectural Engineering Technology, or Interior Design programs.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Online and/or face-to-face course development, delivery, and instruction depending on Adjunct Position.
Prepare and submit syllabi, grades, and other required course documentation in a timely manner.
Communicate course, requirements and expectations to students
Performs other duties, as assigned.
A Master's degree and 18 graduate credits in the teaching discipline or a
Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management, Architecture, Interior Design,
or related fields with significant documented industry experience.
A Master's and/or doctoral degree in the teaching discipline or a related
field is preferred.
About The University of Southern Mississippi
The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) is a comprehensive public
research institution delivering transformative programs on campuses in
Hattiesburg and Long Beach, at teaching and research sites across the
Mississippi Gulf Coast, as well as online. Founded in 1910, USM is one of only
131 universities in the nation to earn the Carnegie Classification of
Institutions of Higher Education's "R1: Doctoral Universities - Very high
research activity" designation, and its robust research enterprise includes
experts in ocean science and engineering, polymer science and engineering, and
large event venue safety and security, among others. USM is also one of only
37 institutions in the nation accredited in theatre, art and design, dance and
music. As an economic driver, USM generates an annual economic impact of more
than $600 million across the state. USM welcomes a diverse student body of
more than 14,000, representing 71 countries, all 50 states, and every county
in Mississippi. USM students have collected four Truman Scholarships and 37
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, while also leading
Mississippi with 27 Goldwater Scholarships, an honor that recognizes the next
generation of great research scientists. Home to the Golden Eagles, USM
competes in 17 Division I sports sponsored by the National Collegiate Athletic
Association (NCAA). For more information, visit www. usm.edu.
As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer/Americans with
Disabilities Act institution, The University of Southern Mississippi
encourages minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities to apply.