Adjunct Instructor in Public Policy (American Studies Program)


The American Studies Program (ASP) invites applications for an Adjunct Instructor (“Instructor”) to provide support to Dr. Peter J. Baker and the ASP faculty team during the spring 2018 term by instructing, mentoring, and evaluating students in two public policy courses (6 credit hours total). The semester is from January 8, 2018 and goes through May 4, 2018.

The American Studies Program is a part of ten BestSemester programs offered by the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities to its membership; with 3 based in the US and 7 based internationally. BestSemester is known for faith-integrated, academically challenging and experience-based programing with excellent faculty and staff. The academic strength and integrity of the BestSemester programs is assured through regular evaluations by the CCCU Student Academic Programs Commission. Program directors are supported by a Washington, D.C.-based support team (marketing, applications and enrollment, campus relations, crisis management and curricular development and planning).

The Council is a professional association of 181 campuses in 20 nations whose mission is to advance the cause of Christ-centered higher education and to help our member institutions transform lives by faithfully relating scholarship and service to biblical truth. The Council coordinates professional development opportunities for administrators and faculty, manages U.S. based and international off-campus student programs, provides public advocacy for Christ-centered higher education and manages cooperative efforts among its member campuses (

Applicants should apply online through the posting on and include a cover letter, resume, and a brief statement of your Christian faith, all as separate attachments. Review of applications will begin Wednesday, November 22nd and continue until the position is filled. Consideration will be given only to complete applications. No paper applications or phone calls please.