Adjunct Lecturer

Washington D.C.
Jul 21, 2017
Sep 19, 2017
Part Time

The Kogod School of Business at American University in Washington, DC is generating an applicant pool of qualified adjunct lecturers to teach one to two courses per year in our MSc in Sustainability Management should the need arise for this or the next academic year. Applications will be reviewed upon submission and candidates will be contacted as needs arise. 

The Kogod M.S. in Sustainability Management degree at AU is designed to integrate future-oriented business education with environmental and social science, public policy, and international issues. It is one of the few non-MBA sustainability programs housed in a business school, and is fortunate to have the resources of one of the greenest universities in the U.S. to help advance sustainability both on and off campus. For more information about the curriculum in the program, please visit:

General Duties:
In addition to teaching responsibilities, general duties include holding office hours, assigning grades, advising students and preparing course materials.

Basic qualifications:
The minimum qualifications to be an applicant are a Masters degree or equivalent in Business Administration, Sustainability, Entrepreneurship, Polar Studies, Environmental Science or related field at time of application. Preference will be given to candidates with a Ph.D., a rich professional experience in the field, and teaching experience in a business school.

Compensation per class is competitive and commensurate with qualifications.

To submit an application, please upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and most recent teaching evaluations to Interfolio: In your cover letter, please indicate the classes you would prefer to teach.

Requests for information should be directed to:

Ms. Takei Roach, Kogod Academic Affairs Coordinator

Kogod School of Business, American University

4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, D.C. 20016-8044

(202) 885-1963

The Kogod School of Business is a leading accredited business school with a global focus, established in 1955, that offers a top-ranked undergraduate degree and several graduate programs, including a full-time MBA.

American University is a private doctoral-granting university with a beautiful 84-acre campus within easy reach of the many centers of government, business, research, and the arts located within the nation’s capital. AU has 8000 undergraduate and 5000 graduate students, is a member of the collegiate Division I Patriot League, and was chartered by an Act of Congress in 1893.

American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution that operates in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, personal appearance, gender identity and expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, source of income, veteran status, an individual’s genetic information or any other bases under federal or local laws (collectively “Protected Bases”) in its programs and activities. American University is a tobacco and smoke free campus.

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