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Adjunct Faculty - Web Development

Position Type:

  • Part Time
  • Faculty


  • Online

Franklin University is seeking an adjunct faculty member to teach an undergraduate level web development course focusing on PHP and Model-View-Controller architectures beginning in May 2019.  The 12-week course will be offered in an online student-centered environment that is focused on teaching working adults. 

The course is WEBD 236 - Web Information Systems Programming.  This course builds web applications by employing server-side scripts that query relational databases. The student learns and reflects on two- and three-tier software architectures, separation of responsibility, model-view-controller pattern, basic security, and web frameworks. The student will design, code, test, debug, and document programs using a server-based scripting language.

Requirements for this position include a minimum of a Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate credit hours in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology or a closely related field.  Experience with PHP, web frameworks, and database systems is essential. Prior teaching experience in an online environment is desirable. Weekly web-based meetings to teach course content is expected. Successful candidates will demonstrate an excellent work ethic and a passion to teach software development with flexibility and integrity to busy working adult students.

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 45,000 Franklin alumni can be found around the world contributing to the communities in which they live and work.

Franklin offers a competitive benefits package, incentive program and free parking. In addition, Franklin provides free undergraduate tuition for employees and immediate family members, graduate tuition assistance for full-time employees and immediate family members, and a discount on doctoral tuition for employees.

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.