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Guidance College is an Islamic Institution of higher learning. The College is dedicated to providing a world class education in the study of Islam.
Guidance College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Those who work at Guidance College are dedicated and highly motivated academics and administrators.

The following positions are currently open:

 

Adjunct Professor

Announcement – Guidance College, a higher education institution offering undergraduate and graduate degrees in Islamic Religious Studies, Education, and Economics & Finance, is seeking to enlarge its adjunct pool. If you are an experienced Islamic Studies professor who has the following qualifications: Ijazah, deep knowledge of Tafseer, Fiqh and the Hadith. Preferred PhD in Islamic studies, but will consider those candidates that have a Master’s in Islamic Studies with at least 18 credit hours in Islamic.

Position: Adjunct Professor

Hours Per Week – Varies per Semester

Salary – depends on qualification & experience

Funding – Per annual institutional budget

Job Summary

Guidance College is an Islamic religious higher education institution founded on the teaching of the Holy Quran and the Prophetic tradition (Sunnah), according to (Ahlu Al-Sunnah) denomination. Therefore, all courses and academic programs have this foundation in common with the goal of affecting a peaceful society.
The primary duty is compelling teaching at the undergraduate or graduate levels.

This faculty teaching instruction position is solely performed using remote synchronous technology. There are no campus courses offered.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

This position reports to the Chief Academic Administrator

The Adjunct Professor is responsible for presenting course materials in an organized manner with associated student learning outcomes, assignments, and evaluation/testing; teaching evening and weekends; maintaining classroom routines and student records (FERPA), using the campus LMS; being available for 2 hours per week at a designated time for student interaction and mentoring using the LMS chat function; meet all deadlines per contract for concluding a course and turning in grading and allowing time for a written student course evaluation toward the end of the course. All professors must exhibit professional conduct and interaction with all members of the Guidance College community and avoid all manner of inappropriate actions and words that could be deemed as harassment or demeaning.

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Completed Ph.D. preferred or ABD acceptable (history and political science fields); Majors must be in Islamic religious studies.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with prior remote learning teaching experience.
  • Access to the internet, a personal computer, and telephone are required.
  • Demonstrate ongoing responsiveness for improving professionally as well as classroom instruction technique for improving course learning outcomes and improving student learning.

EXPECTED RELIGIOUS QUALIFICATIONS

Guidance College’s mission firmly states its roots and growth in Islamic Knowledge as a religious higher education studies college. A preferred faculty candidate should demonstrate a genuine commitment to the Islamic faith and follow the path of (Ahlu Al-Sunnah) denomination, practice personal and moral integrity privately and publicly, be in accord with the mission, vision, strategic initiatives, and educational philosophy of the College. A member of and active in a local masjid.

ADDITIONAL HIRING REQUIREMENTS

  • Unofficial transcripts may be attached to this application : www.guidancecollege.org/careers Official transcripts must be sent to Human Resources upon hire.
  • The completion of a satisfactory background check is required.
  • Follow all requirements in an extended hiring process document.

 

Islamic Economics & Finance Adjunct

Job Description:

Adjunct faculty serves as temporary part-time faculty and are appointed as needed on a semester-by-semester basis. The primary duty is effective teaching at the graduate level in the Guidance College Master of Arts Islamic Economics & Finance.

This faculty instruction position is solely performed using remote synchronous technology. There are no campus courses offered.

This position reports to the Chief Academic Administrator and is responsible for presenting course materials in an organized manner that are associated with student learning outcomes, assignments, and evaluation/testing; teaching evenings and weekends; maintaining classroom routines and student records (FERPA) using the campus LMS; being available for one (1) hour per week at a designated time for student interaction and mentoring using the LMS chat function; meet all deadlines per contract for concluding course and turning in grading and allowing time for a written student course evaluation toward the end of the course. All professors must exhibit professional conduct and interaction with all members of the Guidance College community and avoid all manner of inappropriate actions and words that could be deemed as harassment of demeaning.

Must have a proven background in Islamic Finance and Economics that includes a deep understanding of relevant Shariat law for this position.

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