Adjunct Faculty – Social Sciences

Overview: Lourdes University, rooted in Catholic and Franciscan traditions, provides a values-centered education that enriches lives and advances academic excellence through the integration of the liberal arts and professional studies.

Lourdes University is developing a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in an inclusive environment where differences are valued and respected. Successful candidates must be committed to working with diverse student and community populations. People of color, individuals with disabilities, veterans, other minorities, and intersectional individuals are encouraged to apply.

Lourdes University invites applicants for adjunct social sciences faculty positions in the following disciplines:

  • Psychology
  • Criminal Justice
  • Social Work


  • Deliver classroom instruction in-person or on-line that ensures the curriculum design is consistent with best practices and industry standards
  • Present a dynamic classroom presence and be versed in multimodal teaching
  • Assist with assessment


  • Ability to work with traditional students as well as adult learners who may be working while pursuing their studies
  • Evidence of excellence in teaching and/or demonstrated experience in a related professional role


  • Master’s degree in relevant field required, Doctorate preferred (ABD acceptable)
  • Experience teaching at the college level

Job Type: Part-time

To Apply: Email Resume/CV and cover letter to Please specify the discipline you are applying to in the email subject line, any specialty area within that discipline, teaching availability (e.g., mornings, afternoons, evenings).