Job Posting

Adjunct Faculty-Web Development

Position Type:

  • Part Time
  • Faculty


  • Online

Franklin University seeks applicants for part-time faculty positions to teach an online Web Development and Deployment course in our Masters of Science in Information Technology program.

This 12-week course builds web applications by combining software development, database, and cloud concepts into a modern web development course. Students will use current technologies in all three areas to design, develop, and deploy web applications in a cloud-based environment. Topics will include web frameworks, model-view-controller or model-view-view/model architectures, front- and back-end technologies, asynchronous web requests, database integration, security, and cloud deployment design decisions and will be offered each term beginning with Fall.

The course covers:
•    Python refresher
•    JavaScript
•    HTML, CSS
•    3-tier, SPA, and PWA architectures
•    Git
•    HTTP Protocol and Request/Response Cycle, APIs and REST
•    Managing dependencies
•    NodeJS
•    React
•    Vue
•    Django
•    Cloud Deployment, Heroku
•    Authentication, Security, Sessions, Hashes, Injection and CSRF Attacks
•    API Design
•    Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment
•    GitHub assignments

To learn more about the Masters of Science in Information Technology program, please visit:

Qualifications include a Ph.D. degree in information technology or closely related areas. A master's degree in information technology or closely related areas with strong expertise and work experience is also considered. Teaching experience is highly desirable.

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.