The Division of Cross-Disciplinary Studies (CDST) at ETSU seeks qualified adjunct instructors for a variety of interdisciplinary courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, particularly in the areas of interdisciplinary theory and practice, design thinking, cultural studies, digital humanities, gender and diversity studies, STEAM studies, leadership/workforce/organizational studies, and archival studies.
Course descriptions for current CDST courses are available at:
Courses are taught both online and on-ground. Positions are temporary as needed, semester by semester, and do not include benefits.
CDST houses two undergraduate and two graduate interdisciplinary studies degree programs and is part of the College of Graduate and Continuing Studies. Its mission is to provide both interdisciplinary studies and degree completion options to a wide variety of traditional and post-traditional students at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.
All positions at East Tennessee State University are contingent upon sufficient funding.
ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Job Category: Adjunct Faculty
Candidates should have a documented background in interdisciplinary studies and/or interdisciplinary teaching experience.
Instructors for undergraduate courses must hold at least a master's degree in a relevant area from a regionally accredited university or international equivalent.
Instructors for graduate courses must hold a Ph.D or other terminal degree in a relevant area from a regionally accredited university or international equivalent; candidates with extensive professional experience may qualify with a master's degree under some circumstances.
Internal Number: 16954
About East Tennessee State University
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.