Present Position Number P1011W
Role Title PT Instruct/Lecturer
Position Title Adjunct Faculty (Section Leaders) - Online Marketing
The Raymond A. Mason School of Business at William & Mary is recruiting a pool
of adjunct faculty (Section Leaders) to lead one or more 7.5-week course
sections within the Online Master of Science in Marketing (MSM) program
during the 2021-2022 academic year.
Building on our history of innovation, the Online MSM program is designed to
prepare the next generation of marketing leaders. An extension of the long-
standing foundation of excellence that makes our graduate business programs
among the highest-ranked in the nation, the Online MSM program offers students
the opportunity to develop broad yet deep expertise in the tools,
technologies, and strategies used by forward-thinking marketers across
Please visit the following website to learn more about the Online MSM program
at William & Mary: https: // online.mason.wm.edu/marketing
Section Leaders serve a vital role within the Online MSM program and are
valued members of the Raymond A. Mason School of Business and the William &
Mary community. Under the guidance of the Master Teacher, Section Leaders
facilitate course activities, monitor discussion boards, provide students with
timely feedback, and grade assignments and exams. Section Leaders are provided
with professional learning opportunities and are invited to attend on-campus
Position duties include:
Maintain frequent and open communication with William & Mary faculty and
staff through email, mail, telephone, and any other medium deemed
Complete online instructor orientation and technology training before
teaching online for the Mason School and continuing training each year
Complete all training and paperwork required by William & Mary and/or the
Review course content, activities, and assignments prior to the term start
Coordinate course activities with the Master Teacher.
Meet all designated course instruction guidelines.
Post weekly announcements communicating upcoming deadlines and other
Provide students with timely and specific feedback.
Grade assignments and exams in a timely manner based on the
instructions/rubrics provided by the Master Teacher (48 – 72 hours).
Respond to student inquiries within 24 hours.
Monitor discussion boards and participate as applicable.
Offer weekly virtual office hours for individual or group consultation.
Meet weekly with the Master Teacher during regularly scheduled calls
throughout the course.
Submit final grades to the Master Teacher according to William & Mary and
Mason School grading policies and the Online Programs calendar.
Submit end-of-semester feedback and reflection form.
Section Leaders typically spend 15 to 20 hours per week on the duties listed
Selected candidates must demonstrate proficiency using the learning management
system and knowledge of applicable policies and procedures by completing all
required training and orientation activities prior to the term start date.
Please make sure your cover letter and CV clearly indicate how you meet the
following required qualifications:
Master's degree in marketing or a closely related field, or an MBA with a
concentration in marketing.
Significant expertise and relevant professional and/or instructional
experience in marketing.
Experience providing instruction to adult learners in an academic or
Demonstrated excellence communicating and collaborating in digital
Demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive and supportive learning
environment for a diverse student population.
Demonstrated commitment to upholding William & Mary's historic reputation
for academic excellence and innovation.
Please make sure your cover letter and CV clearly indicate whether you meet
any of the preferred qualifications:
Doctoral degree directly related to the discipline.
Demonstrated excellence teaching adult learners in a professional degree
Experience providing online instruction.
Enthusiasm for delivering education in an online mode.
Proficiency using video conferencing technologies and web-based
Experience using Canvas or a similar learning management system.
Department 3LZ300 OLP - Master of Marketing
Location William & Mary
Job Open Date 07/14/2021
Review Begin Date 07/28/2021
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Job Category Adjunct
Special Application Instructions
For full consideration, submit a cover letter, CV, and the contact information
for three references by the review date. You may also upload evidence of your
teaching effectiveness and communication skills using the “Other Doc” option.
Applications received after the review date will be considered if needed and
the position will remain open until filled.
Your application will remain active as long as this posting is open. Only
those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Background Check Statement
William & Mary is committed to providing a safe campus community. W&M conducts
background investigations for applicants being considered for employment.
Background investigations include reference checks, a criminal history record
check, and when appropriate, a financial (credit) report or driving history
William & Mary values diversity and invites applications from underrepresented
groups who will enrich the research, teaching and service missions of the
university. The university is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer
and encourages applications from women, minorities, protected veterans, and
individuals with disabilities.
Benefits Summary Statement
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Do you hold a Doctoral or Master's degree in marketing, business, or a closely related field?
What graduate degree(s) do you hold and what is the name of the institution(s) that issued it?
(Open Ended Question)
Do you have relevant professional and/or instructional experience in marketing?
Do you have previous experience providing instruction to adult learners in an academic or corporate setting?
Please indicate the course(s) in which you have expertise from the list below: Marketing FoundationsMarketing AnalyticsMarketing InnovationModern Integrated MarketingMarketing Capstone
(Open Ended Question)