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Brandeis Graduate Professional Studies (GPS) welcomes applications for its adjunct faculty pool on an ongoing basis. Our adjunct faculty are active professionals in their respective fields and have earned at least a master's degree; many hold additional academic degrees and industry-specific credentials. They have professional expertise which they bring to the online class discussions.

Our 10-week courses are taught fully online, with no set days or times for interaction.  Previous experience teaching online is not required; GPS offers a comprehensive training program for qualified faculty.  

If you would like to be considered, please review our part-time applied master's degree programs and submit an application, which includes an uploaded current resume or CV. 

Brandeis University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. It is the policy of Brandeis University not to discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, national origin, veteran status, or disability. We encourage women, persons with disabilities, and veterans to apply.

Current Openings

Adjunct Faculty, Communication for Effective Leadership  

Adjunct Faculty, Python for Robotics and AI

Adjunct Faculty, Robot Sensing and Perception

Adjunct Faculty, Mathematics and Algorithm Design for Robotics

Adjunct Faculty, Design and Architectural Patterns for Robotics

Adjunct Faculty, Modern C++ and Robotics Frameworks (PDF)

Adjunct Faculty, Launching FinTech Ventures (PDF)

Adjunct Faculty, FinTech Analysis for Professionals (PDF)

Adjunct Faculty, FinTech Strategic Planning (PDF)

Adjunct Faculty, User-Centered Design

If you are interested in teaching for GPS, either in one of the course clusters listed above or in another GPS program area, please:

  1. Explore our programs and courses and our individual course descriptions.
  2. Complete an application, being sure to specify your particular program or course(s) of interest. 
  3. We will contact you should any related positions become available.

General Qualifications for GPS Adjunct Faculty

  • Active professional employment in an industry closely aligned to the field of study 
  • Master's degree or higher aligned to the field of study
  • Strong communication skills when conveying complex information and promoting in-depth engagement on course topics 
  • Strong interpersonal skills when relating to students
  • The ability to devote adequate time to courses, including responding to students and providing meaningful feedback in a timely manner
  • Teaching experience preferred; online teaching or learning experience preferred

Companies Our Adjunct Faculty Represent

As industry leaders and active professionals within their areas of expertise, our adjunct faculty hold positions or have served as consultants at leading organizations, including the following:

Companies Our Faculty Represent

Amgen Fidelity Investments
AMR Research Harvard Medical School
Babson Capital Management LLC IBM
Biogen Idec Novartis
Comprehensive Power Inc. Pfizer, Inc.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Raytheon
Dell EMC Schrodinger, Inc.
EMD Serono Shire Human Genetic Therapies
Sun Microsystems

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