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Northwest Missouri State UniversityMaryville, MO
  • PRIMARY DUTY: Northwest Missouri State University-Kansas City is seeking candidates to create a pool of applicants that can serve as an adjunct.
  • Courses are taught in the fall, spring, and summer in a seven-week, blended format in the Kansas City metropolitan area.
  • Adjuncts will be responsible for teaching the course curriculum developed and managed by the campus faculty.
  • Blended courses must utilize the Northwest Online course management system for a portion of the course delivery.
  • Northwest-Kansas City is seeking applicants that can serve as adjuncts in Technical/Professional Writing.
  • Candidates who have experience teaching professional or technical communication who do not have MA or concentration in writing studies will also be considered.
  • Certification/License: Experience: Prior teaching experience teaching professional or technical writing Skills: Demonstrated innovative teaching methodologies to engage learners; instructional technology skills; interpersonal skills, including oral communication and collaboration; committed to a focus on student success PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Education: PhD in Writing Studies, or English with a writing concentration, with experience teaching professional or technical writing.
  • Candidates who have experience teaching professional or technical communication who do not have PhD, or concentration in writing studies will also be considered.
  • The 90,000 square-foot research and education complex is designed to create synergies for K-12 programming while attracting business partners and students from the Kansas City metro and regional area.
  • Programs will be offered at the Northwest-Kansas City include bachelor completion programs for community college graduates as well as graduate programs in education.
  • Due to the Northwest/Gladstone/NKCS partnership, individuals in Kansas City have the unique opportunity to access a Northwest education in a metropolitan area.
  • The Northwest-Kansas City Per Course Faculty will serve as a bridge between the main campus in Maryville and the students of the greater Kansas City area.
  • UNIVERSITY: With an enrollment of about 7,100 students, Northwest is a coeducational, primarily residential four-year university that offers a broad range of undergraduate and selected graduate programs on its Maryville campus as well as its location at the Northland Innovation Center and through Northwest Online.
  • Founded in 1905, Northwest places a high emphasis on profession-based learning to help graduates get a jumpstart on their careers.
  • Students have opportunities to build their résumés with experiences on campus in nearly every area of study, including the Horace Mann Laboratory School, National Public Radio affiliate KXCV, the R.T. Wright Farm, Mozingo Outdoor Education Recreation Area or Knacktive, a student-driven integrated digital marketing communications agency.
  • The University is a national model for student success and career placement.
  • In addition, 97 percent of Northwest bachelor's degree earners and 99 percent of master's degree earners secure employment or continue their education within six months of graduation, according to the most recent data.
  • Zippia, a career website, names Northwest the best college in Missouri for getting a job.
  • Furthermore, its vibrant and diverse learning community offers more than 150 student organizations, and textbooks and a laptop are included in tuition, which is among the lowest in the nation, saving students an estimated $7,400 over four years.
  • Northwest also offers 1,200 student employment positions, allowing students to build professional skills through its internationally benchmarked student employment program.
  • Designated the Missouri Arboretum, the Northwest campus was named one of the "50 Most Amazing University Botanical Gardens and Arboretums in the U.S." For more information about Northwest and its performance, visit www.
  • nwmissouri.edu. APPLICATION DEADLINE: Ongoing to create a pool of applicants TO APPLY: Please fill out a Northwest application online by clicking to reach our employment opportunities listing.
  • You will also need to submit a cover letter, resume, and the contact information for three references in order for your application materials to be complete.
  • Please contact the Office of Human Resources at 660-562-1127 or email bbadger@nwmissouri.edu for more information.

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