Faculty Course Developer

  • Job posted by Holy Names University

Job Type

Part Time




United States


Faculty Course Developer
Holy Names University

Faculty Course Developer

Holy Names University is seeking experienced instructors to work with our instructional design team to design and develop a new online versions of the following undergraduate courses:

1)Principles of Macroeconomics
2)Principles of Microeconomics
3)Business Law

Each of these 3-unit courses is required for all Business majors and is taught in an accelerated 7-week term in our online Adult Baccalaureate Degree Completion Program.

The position for each course is a part-time temporary appointment (10-12 hours/week) and runs between January 7 and May 7, 2019. While the selected candidate may work either on campus or remotely, there are seven synchronous online meetings required on Tuesdays between 5 pm and 7 pm PDT (January 15 - February 26).

Pay for the course development contract is $3,914.35.


  • Master's or PhD or highest degree in the relevant field (e.g. Economics or J.D. for the law course)
  • Experience teaching the course at the college or university level.
  • Experience using assignment, test, and discussion tools in at least one learning management system.
  • High digital literacy and experience with standard digital tools used for teaching and learning (including MS Word, PowerPoint, Office 365 One Drive or Google Drive, email, web browsers, etc.).
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong collaboration skills and the ability to meet deadlines.

  • Experience teaching and/or designing online or hybrid courses.
  • Experience teaching with Canvas LMS.
  • Knowledge of adult learning theory.

    Application Process
    Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the three positions are filled. Please submit a cover letter that specifically addresses how you meet the qualifications for the position and a CV along with a prospective course syllabus and a Holy Names University and faculty application to hr@hnu.edu

    Holy Names University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome applications from the community, alumni and the general public. Members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

  • Professional Level


    Minimum Education Required

    4-year degree