Adjunct Professor Job Description

Adjunct professors are responsible for preparing and teaching lessons, and captivating students. They are employed on a part-time, contractual basis.

Adjunct Professor Job Description Sample

We are hiring adjunct professors to prepare and teach lessons in a variety of educational fields. Applicants must be self-motivated, outgoing, patient, and eager to educate students. Successful adjunct professors are knowledgeable in their area of expertise, and must be able to design and teach lessons independently, as well as explain complicated concepts. They must also be able to prepare students for assessments and evaluate their performance. Adjunct professors must be willing to go the extra mile to help students succeed by providing extra help or similar services.

Adjunct Professor Salary

Adjunct professors can earn from $14,000 to $75,000 annually. The average yearly pay is $34,000.

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