Term Length Varies
Position Status Part Time
Position Title Adjunct Instructor - Online Undergrad College - General
If other, please specify
Campus locations include: Chicago; Lisle; Wheeling; Tampa; online; and some
We are proactively recruiting at this time for openings expected in the
future. The Online Undergraduate College at National Louis University seeks
qualified professionals for adjunct teaching positions for online
undergraduate courses. At all levels, undergraduate to doctoral, our
instructors prepare educators to make a difference in schools and in the lives
National Louis University (NLU) is looking to honor its past while defining
a bold new future as a contemporary, comprehensive university that prepares
diverse students for sustained professional success with a deep commitment to
Access, Excellence, Innovation and Equity. The university is focused on
inspiring and empowering all learners to be leaders ready to address
tomorrow's challenges in the context of increasing global urbanization. NLU is
dedicated to providing a career-building, life-changing education that is
accessible to all students. The University offers 80 + programs within its
five colleges: National College of Education, Kendall College of Culinary Arts
& Hospitality Management, Undergraduate College, College of Psychology and
Behavioral Sciences and the School of Business and Information Technology. The
University serves over 9,700 students per year and has experienced
unprecedented growth in its undergraduate programming. Most students are from
Illinois, but the University also attracts students from throughout the U.S.
and from around the world who take advantage of campus based, blended and
Founded in 1886, National Louis University is a private not-for-profit
university offering programs through the doctoral level. NLU is also
classified as an Engaged Institution by the Carnegie Foundation and has been
named as a top ten institution by Money Magazine where its alumni believe they
are making the world “a better place.” The University has had more Golden
Apple Award winners among its graduates in teacher preparation than any
institution across the state. The University has a deep commitment to
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and is among the top 25 most diverse national
universities according to U.S. News and World Report (2019). Graduates from
NLU enter the workforce earning an estimated $43,000 per year after
graduation, ranking NLU among the top five of all Illinois post-secondary
schools. The University has received more than $80 million in funding for
applied research projects in urban development, childhood development, school
improvement, and teacher preparation. NLU recognized as a national leader in
closing the post-secondary completion through its innovative approach to
NLU is located in the center of Chicago's downtown loop, across the street
from the Art Institute, in an area which has been recognized as America's
largest campus with over 25 institutions and 50,000 students attending a
college across the city. In addition, the University has several suburban
locations and a Florida regional campus.
The criteria for these positions varies but we recommend that candidates have
a minimum of a Master's degree plus relevant experience in the field. Earned
Doctorate degree is preferred. Previous teaching experience, preferably
including online teaching; plus demonstrated scholarship.
Current professional teaching experience preferred.
Posting Number ADJ483
Number of Vacancies
Desired Start Date
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions Summary
Please attach scanned or downloaded copies of official transcripts for all
graduate and terminal degrees completed and for all relevant graduate
coursework. Official documentation from the university(ies) via mail or
e-transcript may be required if approved to teach any course(s).
Quick Link for Internal Postings https: // jobs.nl.edu/postings/7534
Supplemental Questions (HR Only)
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Are you legally eligible for employment in USA?
How many years of previous teaching experience do you have?
(Open Ended Question)
What is the highest level of education that you completed at an accredited institution of higher education?
All-But-Dissertation (ABD) in a Doctoral Program
Doctoral Degree (PhD, EdD, JD, DBA, etc.)
What is the highest level of education completed in discipline or sub-field in which you are applying to?
Bachelors degree in discipline or sub-field
18 graduate semester credits in discipline or sub-field
Master's degree or higher in discipline or sub-field
Doctoral degree in discipline or sub-field
Do you live in one of the following states? Arizona - California - Delaware - Florida - Illinois - Indiana - Iowa - Maryland - Michigan – Minnesota - North Carolina - Oklahoma - Virginia - Wisconsin - Texas - Washington - New Jersey - Kentucky
Documents Needed to Apply
Other (Licenses, Certifications, Etc.)