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Company / Business Name: University of Maryland University College
Who We Are and Who We Serve

UMUC—one of 12 degree-granting institutions in the University System of Maryland (USM)—is a mission-driven institution with seven core values that guide us in all we do. At the top of the list is "Students First,” and we strive to do just that for our 90,000 students at home and abroad. From its start in 1947, UMUC has demonstrated its commitment to adult learners. We recognize that adult students need flexibility and options. UMUC is proud to be a global, 24-hour, institution of higher learning.

The typical UMUC student is an adult learner juggling a career, family, and other priorities. Roughly 80% work full time, half are parents, and half are minority students. They are continuing their education to better themselves, their families, and their professional opportunities. UMUC is also a leading higher education provider to the U.S. military, enrolling 55,000 active-duty service members, reservists, National Guard members, veterans, and family members annually. We are proud of our military heritage and are committed to this service.

The Adjunct Faculty Role at UMUC

UMUC is committed to helping students achieve success not only with us, but also in their professional fields. As a result, we actively seek faculty members who are scholar-practitioners: professionals who are actively and successfully engaged in their field who additionally wish to help the next generation of professionals grow in their knowledge and expertise through education. Your role as an adjunct faculty member will be to:

Actively engage students through frequent interaction that motivates them to succeed, and conveys a genuine energy and enthusiasm for their learning
Guide students in active collaboration and the application of their learning in problem- and project-based learning demonstrations
Provide rich and regular constructive feedback, utilizing rubrics effectively for the assessment of student work, and acknowledging student accomplishments
Demonstrate relevant and current subject-matter expertise, and help students connect concepts across their academic program
Provide feedback to your program chair on possible curricular improvements
Employment Areas: Education; Language/Multilingual; Science; TEFL/ESL; Teaching
Office Address: 3501 University Boulevard East
City: Adelphi
ZIP / Post Code: 20783
State: MD Maryland
Country: USA
Phone: See the relevant job posting below for the correct number (if available).

Job Listings for this Employer:

3 weeks ago 1. Korean Language Adjunct Faculty Job in

Pyongtaek - South Korea

Teaching, Language/Multilingual
Position: Korean Language Part Time Adjunct Faculty - Position: Korean Language and Culture - Part Time Adjunct Faculty - : - Adjunct...
Skills Needed: Master’s degree in Korean Language or related field from an accredited institution of higher learning
Professional experience in Korean Language or related field
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Korean Language Adjunct Faculty Job

Posted by University of Maryland University College
3 weeks ago 2. Biology Adjunct Faculty Job in

Yokosuka - Japan

Teaching, Science
Position: Biology Part Time Adjunct Faculty in Multiple Locations in Japan - : - Adjunct Faculty - Biology - UMUC Asia - The...
Skills Needed: Master’s degree in Biology or related field from an accredited institution of higher learning
Professional experience in Biology or related field
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Biology Adjunct Faculty Job

Posted by University of Maryland University College
3 weeks ago 3. Japanese Language Adjunct Faculty Job in

Yokosuka - Japan

Teaching, Language/Multilingual
Position: Japanese Language Adjunct Faculty Multiple Locations - : - Adjunct Faculty - Japanese Language - UMUC Asia - The Undergraduate...
Skills Needed: Master’s degree in Japanese Language or related field from an accredited institution of higher learning
Professional experience in Japanese Language or related field
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Japanese Language Adjunct Faculty Job

Posted by University of Maryland University College
3 weeks ago 4. TESOL Adjunct Faculty Job in

Daegu - South Korea

Education, TEFL/ESL
University of Maryland University College (UMUC) seeks adjunct faculty to teach on - site in South Korea in the TESOL Bridge program. -...
Skills Needed: Professional experience in TESOL, ESL, or related field
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TESOL Adjunct Faculty Job

Posted by University of Maryland University College