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Ashford University Online Associate Faculty- Science in Technology Management in United States

The Online Associate Faculty position is a part-time, temporary adjunct employment opportunity. The Online Associate Faculty member performs duties relating to online instruction including but not limited to: posting faculty guidance and expectations, participating in classroom discussion boards, grading assignments, and promptly responding to student inquiries. This is an online adjunct teaching position, and other duties may be assigned according to experience and qualifications.

If you have at least five years of managerial skills and knowledge in technology management and decision making and have a degree or equivalent experience in technology, engineering or science (or similar), apply to this position. We are currently looking for individuals with a terminal degree in technology, engineering or science (or similar) fields OR a master’s degree in the disciplines, with three years of professional degree related experience and an additional at least five years of practical management of technology.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Residence and eligibility to work in the United States

  • Minimum of a terminal degree in technology, engineering or science OR a master’s in similar degrees, with at least 3 years professional, degree related work experience

  • Minimum of five 5 years in a technology management position aimed at the strategic alliance between information technology, business, and organization. Proficiency in adopting innovative technologies for creating better processes and business value

  • Proficiency in common internet tools, Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Commitment to teaching in an online environment

  • One must meet the following requirements to serve as a Dissertation Committee Faculty:

  • Have an appropriate terminal degree (such as PhD, PsyD, EdD, etc.), as determined by the Dean;

  • Possess a detailed understanding of and experience with at least one of the following methodologies: qualitative, quantitative, and/or mixed methods designs.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Terminal degree in technology, engineering, science or similar and 5 or more years professional, degree related work experience and at least five years of executive level technology management

  • College level teaching experience

  • Experience teaching in area of degree

  • Experience teaching in the online classroom

  • Experience teaching in “non-traditional” settings to students.

  • Preferred qualifications to serve on a Dissertation Committee:

  • Previous experience as Dissertation Faculty at a regionally accredited college or university;

  • Dissertation Faculty and/or committee work experience with online student populations;

  • Proven record of leading doctoral students to complete the dissertation process


  • Minimum of a Master’s Degree for Associate, Undergraduate, and Master’s Program Offerings

  • Doctorate Degree Required for Doctoral and Dissertation Offerings

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