Adjunct Faculty – Adult and Graduate Studies (Multiple Openings)
The Division of Adult & Graduate Studies at Eastern Nazarene College, a four-year Christian liberal arts college on Boston’s south shore, invites applicants to join our pool of adjunct instructors who deliver a high quality curriculum in our accelerated degree programs. Courses are offered in a classroom setting 1 night per week, over a 6-week period. Locations include Quincy, Brockton, and Fall River with plans to expand into Plymouth and Boston.
In particular, we are looking for adjunct faculty for the following content areas:
- Business research
- Human resource management
- Higher education administration
- Early Childhood Education
- Human resource management
- For undergraduate courses: A graduate degree in a closely related field with at least 18 graduate credits directly applicable to the course content
- For graduate courses: A terminal degree in a closely related field with at least 18 graduate credits directly applicable to the course content
- Substantial professional experience within the field
- Strong record of teaching in an institution of higher education
- Commitment to maintaining high academic standards
- High level of interpersonal skills
- Candidates must possess high value and appreciation for the Church of the Nazarene and a thoughtful understanding of the Wesleyan Holiness tradition.
- A committed Christian faith evident in daily life, and commitment to the mission, educational philosophy and lifestyle expectations of the College.
- Doctorate preferred
- Demonstrated leadership skills
- Experience teaching adult learners
- Demonstrated success in online teaching
To be determined based on course availability
Please submit a letter of interest, resume or curriculum vitae, 3 letters of recommendation, a statement of faith, and a statement of teaching philosophy.
Director of Human Resources
Eastern Nazarene College, 23 E. Elm Avenue, Quincy, MA 02170
Eastern Nazarene College is a four-year Christian liberal arts college on Boston’s south shore. ENC offers a breadth of academic programs that prepare students to lead and serve in a diverse world by integrating the “best in education and the best in Christian faith.” Applicants should be committed Christians and active in a local church. Preference in hiring is given to those with Wesleyan convictions and background, though qualified applicants from other Christian traditions will be considered as well.
The mission of Eastern Nazarene College is to serve God, the Church, and the World by providing a quality liberal arts education to students of all ages. Consistent with its Wesleyan heritage, ENC seeks to create and maintain an environment which awakens and fosters truth, righteousness, justice and holiness as made possible by God’s transforming grace through Jesus Christ.
Embracing its multicultural and urban environment, ENC prepares students to lead and serve in a diverse world by integrating “the best in education and the best in Christian faith”.
Our lifestyle guidelines reflect the “Articles of Faith and “Agreed Statement of Belief” of the Church of the Nazarene and the Mission Statement of Eastern Nazarene College. The premise of our lifestyle guidelines is to exemplify such personal, moral, and religious conduct as shall be above reproach. This lifestyle premise is for everyone working and living on campus: students, faculty, staff, and administration. This lifestyle premise is a rationale for desirable behavior and attitudes. To be in accord with the purposes and spirit of the College and with the doctrines and standards of the Church of the Nazarene, our lifestyle practices exclude: drinking alcoholic beverages, engaging in sexual acts with anyone other than your spouse, viewing pornographic and violent videos/movies, using illegal drugs or misuse of prescription drugs, participating in gambling, or using tobacco in any form. The College also asks employees to follow dress code guidelines. The College expects all employees to live by this lifestyle premise. We ask for an understanding of the need for lifestyle standards, a good spirit in keeping them, and cooperative efforts in improving them. As ENC employees, we ask that you consider the larger picture that what we do and how we do it reflects on ENC and affects other people as well as ourselves. Our desire is to glorify God in all our efforts.