Job Posting

Adjunct Faculty-Public Administration & Political Science

Position Type:

  • Part Time
  • Faculty


  • Online

Franklin University, located in Columbus, Ohio, is seeking adjunct faculty members to teach undergraduate Public Administration and Political Science courses in an online format with teaching opportunities each semester beginning in Fall 2021.  Current course teaching needs include: American Government, Government & Nonprofit Budgeting, Introduction to Public Administration, and State & Local Government.

Minimum qualifications for the position include an M.S. or M.A. degree in Public Administration, Political Science, or a closely related field. A doctoral degree in Public Administration, Political Science, or a closely related discipline is preferred. Prior online teaching and relevant professional experience is preferred. Candidates well-qualified to teach budgeting are also preferred.

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.