Job Posting

Adjunct Faculty-Communication in Groups and Teams

Position Type:

  • Part Time
  • Faculty


  • Online

Franklin University, located in Columbus, Ohio, is seeking part-time adjunct faculty to teach a Communication in Groups and Teams course.  This course will be taught in an online format during our Fall 2021 term. 

The course is a major area communication course at the undergraduate level designed to introduce students to approaches to communication in groups and teams.  This course examines current theories and best practices of working collaboratively in professional contexts. Students apply these concepts to analyze their own work experience, generating strategies for how to improve their performance in work groups. Students will learn basic project management skills and work in on-line virtual teams to complete a final communication project.

Minimum qualifications include an MS degree (or equivalent) in Communication, Strategic Communication, Public Relations, Journalism, Media Studies, Marketing, or MS in Education with a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in Communication, Strategic Communication, Public Relations, Marketing, Media Studies or Journalism.   

Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.

About Franklin University

Founded in 1902, Franklin University has built its reputation on removing barriers to higher education for ambitious adults who must balance their educational goals with other commitments. Accredited and nonprofit, Franklin has earned its long-standing reputation as an innovator in online education. The University offers applied, in-demand undergraduate, master’s and doctorate programs that enable adult learners to achieve their educational and professional goals. From entrepreneurs to CEOs, more than 50,000 Franklin alumni can be found around the world contributing to the communities in which they live and work.

Franklin University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Franklin does not discriminate on the basis of age, religion, race, ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, immigration status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or familial status, disability, or veteran or military status.