Instructional, Adjunct History

Marian University is a Catholic applied liberal arts community that welcomes diverse spiritual traditions.  Sponsored by the Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes, Marian University engages students in the education of the whole person.  We embrace justice compassion and transform lives for professional service and leadership.

Work type: Part-time

Department Opening: Humanities

The History program is seeking a part-time history adjunct instructor for the 2023-2024 academic year; to start August 2023.  Successful candidates will have a strong commitment to undergraduate education, student engagement and research, as well as service to the college and community. Marian University is an institution that values innovative teaching, advising and mentoring.

Teaching responsibilities include courses each semester, as demand requires. Candidates should exhibit skill and enthusiasm in teaching undergraduates.

We are currently looking for candidates with an ability to teach the following courses:

HIS 111 – U.S. History

HIS 425 – The Civil War Era

POS 205 – American Government

HIS 214 – History of Wisconsin

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Teach courses throughout the curriculum in the undergraduate History Program in on-campus in-person delivery method. There may also be opportunities to teach in an online or hybrid modality.


  • Master’s in History or closely related field of study; terminal degree in the discipline is preferred.

Preferred qualifications include: 

  • Experience with Higher-Education teaching, both in-person and online modalities.
  • Experience in learning management system platforms.

Application Requirements:  Please submit a letter of interest, resume/CV, unofficial transcripts, and name, address and telephone number of three references to .  Please enter in the subject line “Adjunct, History”.

Terms of Appointment: Fixed-term terminal with a one-semester appointment.

Salary: Competitive

Application Deadline: Review of files will begin immediately and continue until available positions are filled.

More information about Marian University can be found by clicking HERE.

Marian University is committed to building a culturally diverse employee workforce and strongly encourages women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.

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