Online Adjunct Faculty- Gen Ed Humanities

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

Posted on Monday, February 12, 2024

Southern New Hampshire University is a team of innovators. World changers. Individuals who believe in progress with purpose. Since 1932, our people-centered strategy has defined us — and helped us grow a team that now serves over 180,000 learners worldwide.

Our mission to transform lives is made possible by talented people who bring diverse industry experience, backgrounds and skills to the university. And today, we're ready to expand our reach. All we need is you.

Make an impact — from near or far

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

The opportunity

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

What you'll do:

  • 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, Creative Writing, Art History, Music History, Theatre History, Liberal Arts or Humanities from an accredited higher education institution
  • Minimum one year experience teaching similar content at high school level or above OR experience facilitating training of related content in a group setting.
  • Experience working with diverse student groups coming from different backgrounds and educational experiences

Please include the following with your application:

  • List of courses taught of similar content


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.

We believe real innovation comes from inclusion - where different experiences, perspectives and talents are celebrated. So if you're wondering whether SNHU is right for you, take the leap and apply. You might be just the person we're looking for.

Exceptional benefits (because you’re exceptional)

You’re the whole package. Your benefits should be, too. As an employee at SNHU, you'll get:

  • Employer-funded retirement

  • Free tuition program

  • Professional development opportunities