The George Washington University School of Business (GWSB) prides itself in offering students an outstanding learning experience that couples academic rigor with practical knowledge. In order to offer students the opportunity to learn from professionals in their field of study, GWSB seeks applicants with significant professional experience, who are interested in teaching courses or facilitating sections of courses on an individual, pay-per course basis across our undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Courses taught by part-time faculty complement those taught by full-time faculty with the expectation that part-time faculty will bring significant professional experiences into the classroom.
1. Evidence of prior effective teaching in formal environments.
2. An appropriate academic background, exemplified by at least one of the following: a. A doctorate in business or a related discipline (those teaching courses in business law, taxation, or business and public policy may possess a J.D. in lieu of a doctorate). b. A master's degree (or equivalent) in a field related to their teaching area, with at least three years of professional or technical experience related to the area of their teaching. c. Other advanced degree with eight years of professional or technical experience relevant to the specific teaching area, which includes having held senior positions in relevant organizations.
3. Recent experience that demonstrates currency in the field of teaching, demonstrated by either: a. Significant professional experiences, intensive in effort and duration, related to their area of teaching in the last five years. Examples include full time work in a business or organization, or extensive consulting activities. b. Significant scholarly publications in the area of their teaching within the last five years.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
Please complete the online application and upload a CV and cover letter. Review of applications will be ongoing.
GW is the largest institution of higher education in the District of Columbia. The university has more than 20,000 students from all 50 states, the District and more than 130 countries studying a rich range of disciplines: from forensic science and creative writing to international affairs and computer engineering, as well as medicine, public health, the law and public policy.