Adjunct Faculty

Excelsior College is a regionally accredited, private, nonprofit institution of higher learning.

The College has a growing list of online courses in academic areas at the undergraduate and graduate level and needs faculty with terminal degrees to fill a variety of faculty and consulting positions for:

  • Business and Technology
  • Health Sciences
  • Nursing
  • Liberal Arts
  • Master of Arts in Liberal Studies - instructional faculty and individuals who are interested in directing 1 to 6 credit independent learning contracts (usually twelve week duration) and MA theses on interdisciplinary topics (6 month project).
  • Subject Matter Experts – project-based with a set number of hours or days assigned. Masters degree, teaching experience with the last two years on the academic level you will be consulting required.

These positions are filled on a contractual basis.

Excelsior is looking for qualified, experienced teaching faculty. Many courses are expected to run in multiple sections. Our courses run for 8 weeks and 15 weeks and are delivered via Blackboard. Courses are generally asynchronous. Students complete assignments, engage in discussions, and take quizzes and exams on Blackboard.


If you are interested in online teaching opportunities, please complete an application for employment.

The application allows you to apply for specific areas within your discipline and upload your vita and other required credentials. The office of human resources reviews your credentials and forwards them to the appropriate program director. If selected to teach, Excelsior College does require an official copy of your transcript.

We will contact you via email as soon as possible following receipt of your submission to further explore how we can work together.

Please recommend anyone who might be interested in these positions.