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Visiting Scholar

Position Type:

  • Full Time
  • Faculty


  • OH-Columbus

Are you interested in serving as a Global Educator? Winter 2018, Franklin University will provide qualified candidates with a unique opportunity to serve as a Visiting Scholar for an English speaking University located in the Middle East. Candidates must possess a minimum of a master’s degree in the respective discipline(s) and be available for approximately 4 weeks to complete a face-to-face teaching assignment. There are currently opportunities available in the fields of Investments, Finance, and Accounting.

The Visiting Scholars Program is designed to engage scholars and expert practitioners in academic exchange relationships with students, faculty, and staff from around the world and general responsibilities will include:

  • Course development and delivery in an accelerated format for two sections per day during the week days (Sun-Thurs)
  • Providing seminars to the faculty, staff and students on a topic of mutual interest related to the teaching assignment
  • Other duties as assigned

To apply for one of these Visiting Scholar opportunities, please visit to complete the adjunct application for the International Visiting Scholar Adjunct and provide a CV along with your unofficial transcripts and available dates for travel.

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.