Northwestern State University is a responsive, student-oriented institution that is committed to the creation, dissemination, and acquisition of knowledge through teaching, research, and service. The University maintains as its highest priority excellence in teaching in graduate and undergraduate programs.  Northwestern State University prepares its students to become productive members of society and promotes economic development and improvements in the quality of life of the citizens in its region.

Adjunct Faculty "Online" Teaching Opportunities

Welcome to Northwestern State University! NSU invites applications for adjunct faculty teaching assignments in its associate, baccalaureate, masters, and specialist programs. We are delighted that you are interested in devoting your expertise and teaching talent to the development of our students. We emphasize the student as being the most important individual on campus and that student learning and success are the most important outcomes of the teaching function. If you are committed to academic excellence and providing a dynamic climate for learning, and you are able to demonstrate teaching strategies that focus on student-centered learning, we invite you to submit an application.

Educators and/or professionals interested in teaching as adjunct faculty at NSU are required to follow a specific application. The procedure along with required documents is available to download as a Word Document or in PDF format. (You will need a copy of Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to view and print the PDF file. Download a free copy).

Methods of Applying

Apply On-Line
Complete the Online Adjunct Application and submit automatically to the Office of Electronic and Continuing Education (you should have a cover letter and resume/vita prepared for submission).

Apply via Mail
Download the Adjunct Application. Complete either a handwritten or typed application and mail it with the graduate application (if applicable), Cover Letter, Resume or VITA, (3 References), Evidence of Online Teaching Proficiency Documentation, and Official Transcripts to the Office of Electronic and Continuing Education, 201 Williamson Hall, Natchitoches, LA 71497.

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Apply in Person
Download the Adjunct Application. Complete and submit in person a completed application, Cover Letter, Resume or VITA, (3 References), Evidence of Online Teaching Proficiency Documentation, and Official Transcripts.