Adjunct Instructor Pool Application

Browse each department's profile to find your perfect match.
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The Application Process - 5 Simple Steps

  1. Review a department’s profile, below, to see if it is a good fit for your credentials and teaching experience.
  2. Gather your information and documentation before you click the department's “Apply Now” button. (Refer to the sample application in the sidebar at right for questions and required documentation.) 
  3. Complete the application and submit. (The application must be completed in a single, online session.) 
  4. You will receive an email confirmation.
  5. Your application will be kept on file for two years, at which time you will be invited to reapply.

Department-Specific Criteria

Your application to the Adjunct Instructor Pool is department-specific. You may apply to as many departments as you have credentials and experience in by returning to this page and clicking the next department’s application link. Each application must be completed in full. 

There are 18 academic departments at UW-Stout. They are profiled below to give you information about their programs and their minimum or preferred criteria. Each profile includes an application button for that department.

 

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Art and Art History

Review our website for programs and related courses. 

Minimum/preferred criteria:

Years teaching in higher education 3 or more preferred
Years teaching online courses 1-3 preferred
Minimum degree MFA or PhD in related field, or undergraduate degree plus advanced training or significant, applied experience in related field
Software skills Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office, minimum
Professional membership Active membership in professional organization(s) preferred
Other Must have experience working in Canvas or in a similar online learning environment
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Biology

Review our website for programs and related courses. 

Minimum/preferred criteria:

Years teaching in higher education None required; 3 or more preferred
Years teaching online courses None required; if applying for online instruction, 3 or more preferred
Minimum degree Graduate degree in related field, or undergraduate degree plus advanced training or significant, applied industry experience in related field
Other Must have experience working in Canvas or in a similar online learning environment
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Business

Review our website for programs and related courses. 

Minimum/preferred criteria:

Years teaching in higher education 3 or more preferred
Years teaching online courses 2 or more preferred
Minimum degree Graduate degree in related field, or undergraduate degree plus advanced training or significant, applied experience in related field
Other Must have experience working in Canvas or in a similar online learning environment
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Chemistry and Physics

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Minimum/preferred criteria:

Years teaching in higher education 1 year preferred but not required
Minimum degree M.S. degree in related field is required; Ph.D. is preferred
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Communication Technologies and Communication Studies

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Minimum/preferred criteria:

Years teaching in higher education 3 or more preferred
Years teaching online courses 3 or more preferred
Minimum degree  Graduate degree in related field, or undergraduate degree plus advanced training or significant, applied experience in related field
Experience in teaching/ learning environments  3 or more years preferred
Industry Experience 3 or more years preferred
Other Experience working in Canvas or in a similar online learning environment is preferred
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Design

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Minimum/preferred criteria:

Years teaching in higher education 3 or more preferred
Years teaching online courses 1-3 preferred
Minimum degree MFA or PhD in related field, or undergraduate degree plus advanced training or significant, applied experience in related field
Software skills Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office, minimum
Professional membership Active membership in professional organization(s) preferred
Other Must have experience working in Canvas or in a similar online learning environment
Apply Now › 
 
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Education and Pupil Services

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Minimum/preferred criteria:

Years teaching in higher education 3 or more preferred
Years teaching in K-12 3 or more required
Years teaching online courses 3 or more preferred
Minimum degree Graduate degree in related field, or undergraduate degree plus advanced training or significant, applied experience in related field
Licensure Teaching license preferred
Courses taught Must have experience teaching the same or similar course(s)
Other Must have experience working in Canvas or in a similar online learning environment
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Engineering and Technology

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Minimum/preferred criteria:

Years teaching in higher education 3 or more preferred
Years teaching online courses 3 or more preferred for teaching graduate online courses
Minimum degree Graduate degree in related field, or undergraduate degree plus advanced training or significant, applied industry experience in related field
Other

3 or more years industry experience preferred

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English and Philosophy 

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Minimum/preferred criteria:

Years teaching in higher education 1 year required, 3 or more preferred
Minimum degree Graduate degree in related field, or undergraduate degree plus advanced training or significant, applied industry experience in related field
Other Experience working in Canvas or in a similar online learning environment is preferred
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Hospitality Leadership (School of)

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Minimum/preferred criteria:

Minimum degree Graduate degree, either in a related field or non-related field with 2 years of management experience in industry
Industry experience 2 years of industry management experience or experience with industry-related employee training
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Human Development and Family Studies

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Minimum/preferred criteria:

Years teaching in higher education 3 or more preferred
Years teaching online courses 3 or more preferred
Minimum degree Graduate degree in related field, or undergraduate degree plus advanced training or significant, applied experience in related field
Courses taught Must have experience teaching the same or similar course(s)
Other Experience working in Canvas or in a similar online learning environment is preferred
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Kinesiology, Health, Food and Nutritional Sciences

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Minimum/preferred criteria:

Years teaching in higher education 3 or more preferred
Minimum degree Graduate degree in related field, or undergraduate degree plus advanced training or significant, applied experience in related field
Courses taught Must have experience teaching the same or similar course(s)
Other Experience working in Canvas or in a similar online learning environment is preferred
Apply Now › 
 
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Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science

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Minimum/preferred criteria:

Years teaching in higher education 3 or more preferred
Years teaching online courses 3 or more preferred
Minimum degree Graduate degree in related field, or undergraduate degree plus advanced training or significant, applied experience in related field
Courses taught Must have experience teaching the same or similar course(s)
Other Experience working in Canvas or in a similar online learning environment is preferred
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Operations and Management

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Minimum/preferred criteria:

Minimum degree Master's degree in related field and enrollment in a doctoral program required; doctorate degree in related field preferred
Professional work experience 3 or more years required
Leadership skills Leadership spanning multiple areas preferred
Professional certifications Preferred 
Other Experience working with Canvas teaching platform preferred
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Psychology

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Minimum/preferred criteria:

Years teaching in higher education 1 or more preferred
Years teaching online courses 1 or more preferred
Minimum degree Master's degree in related field, PhD preferred
Other Must have experience working in Canvas or in a similar online learning environment
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Rehabilitation and Counseling

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Minimum/preferred criteria:

Years teaching in higher education 3 or more preferred
Minimum degree Graduate degree in related field, or undergraduate degree plus advanced training or significant, applied industry experience in related field
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Social Science

Review our website for programs and related courses. 

Minimum/preferred criteria:

Years teaching online courses 3 or more preferred
Minimum degree Applicants must have a master’s degree or higher in the discipline in which they are applying to teach 
Other Must have experience working with Canvas or a similar online learning environment
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Teaching, Learning and Leadership

Review our department website for programs and related courses, as well as our Online Professional Development for Educators website for certificates and courses. 

Minimum/preferred criteria:

Years teaching in higher education 3 or more preferred
Years teaching in K-12 3 or more required
Years teaching online courses 3 or more preferred
Minimum degree Graduate degree in related field, or undergraduate degree plus advanced training or significant, applied industry experience in related field
Licensure Teaching license preferred
Other Must have experience working in Canvas or in a similar online learning environment
Apply Now ›