Adjunct Faculty in the School of Business

Start Date:

On-going

Job Description:

Fresno Pacific University is looking for highly-qualified, adjunct instructors who would like to be part of the pool of instructors for business courses for three different student populations: traditional undergraduate (TUG),  adult degree completion (DC) and graduate (GR) students. TUG courses are offered on the main campus during the day, DC courses are six-week, one night a week classes and GR courses are eight or sixteen-week, one night a week classes. Instructors are needed for courses in:

  • Bakersfield
  • Main campus in Fresno
  • Merced
  • North Fresno
  • Visalia

Qualifications:

Required:

  • Master’s degree in the academic field being taught, or
  • Master’s degree in a related academic field, with professional certification (CPA, SHRM, etc.).
  • Commitment to the Christian faith and the university’s mission of Christ-centered teaching and learning and involvement in a local church.

Preferred:

  • Doctorate degree in the academic field being taught.
  • College level teaching experience.

University Description:

Fresno Pacific University offers undergraduate and graduate programs that stress solid academic preparation and a strong ethical foundation. Some 3,500 traditional and adult students attend classes on the main campus in southeast Fresno or centers in North Fresno, Visalia, Bakersfield and Merced as well as online. The university also reaches about 10,000 students through professional development studies. FPU has the highest four-year graduation rate of any Central Valley college or university, is a Hispanic Serving Institution, with a Hispanic student population of 35 percent, and is one of the top 10 HSIs nationally in graduating Hispanic students. The Valley’s only comprehensive Christian university granting master’s degrees, the university is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and ranked in the top tier among western universities—master’s category by U.S. News & World Report. FPU is affiliated with the Mennonite Brethren Church, and all employees express a personal Christian commitment and support the Christian mission of the university. A description of the unique quality of FPU as an academic community can be found in the Fresno Pacific University Idea.

Compensation:

Dependent on qualifications and experience.

Application:

Download and complete an application form.

Send a letter of application, a completed adjunct faculty application form (including personal statements), curriculum vitae, three letters of reference (including one pastoral), and transcripts or placement file to:

  • School of Business
  • Fresno Pacific University
  • 1717 S. Chestnut Avenue, Box 2303
  • Fresno, CA 93702
  • Or email: FPUProv@fresno.edu