Online Adjunct Faculty - Gen Ed Humanities

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

United States · Remote
Posted on Tuesday, September 19, 2023

We are one growing team with one powerful goal — and as a global leader in education, we strive for a workforce that reflects the individual differences of our learning community. We believe that our employees can be their best selves when they can be their true selves. That is why we’re committed to cultivating and preserving a culture of inclusion in which all our employees feel welcomed, valued and empowered. Together, we will shape the future of education by transforming lives beginning with yours.

We currently have remote adjunct opportunities available in all US States, with the exception of California.

The Opportunity

Job Description

Southern New Hampshire University is looking for faculty to teach in our General Education courses specifically in the area of Humanities. Our online faculty provide high-quality academic experiences and supports students as they work toward their educational goals. As an online faculty member, you will work collaboratively in a supportive academic environment, partnering with student advising and the academic team to ensure that each student has the support, tools, and resources they need to be successful.

Currently seeking instructors for the following courses:

HUM-102 Self, Society, and the Humanities

HUM-215 Culture and Creativity

HUM-260 Cultural Contexts and Creative Expression

In this Role You'll Get To:

  • Provide a high level of student outreach and connect with students, academic advisors and team leads on a frequent basis to ensure student success
  • Engage and offer an increased and innovative presence in the classroom
  • Provide substantial student feedback and offer a quick turnaround on grades

What we're Looking For:

  • Master's degree in Interdisciplinary Studies, Cultural Studies, Fine Arts, or Humanities from an accredited higher education institution
  • Minimum one year of online teaching experience at the college level
  • Minimum one year of experience teaching Humanities
  • Experience working with Gen Ed learners

Please include the following with your application:

List of courses taught at the college level

Work Hours:

This posting is hiring for future term starts, dates to be assigned later.


The standard compensation for courses is $2,200 per 8-week undergraduate course.

Undergraduate adjuncts are paid bi-weekly and are considered W-2 employees of Southern NH University.

Thinking about the job, but not sure you should apply? We still want to hear from you.

We recognize that not everyone enters the world of work with the same advantage, opportunity, and privilege. This is why your skills and experiences are important to us. Take the leap and apply, you just might be the person we are looking for!

Are Benefits Important to You?

We offer exceptional benefits, many available starting on the first day of employment:

Tuition Benefits with family offerings

Option to save for Retirement

Professional Development opportunities

Who Are We?

SNHU employees are a team in every sense. Separately, we understand that each individual brings unique experiences, perspectives and ideas to create a vibrant work environment. Together we share common values of honesty, acceptance and accountability working as a unified force toward a common goal: to transform the lives of learners. By joining our team, you join us in our vision. Together, we’ll shape the future of education by transforming lives—beginning with yours.

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

Please note that a background check is required for employment.