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Adjunct Instructor, Paralegal Studies, UC Clermont

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You are invited to submit an application to be included in the general pool of candidates from which qualified faculty roles will be filled. The number of positions varies depending on the needs of the department and there is no guarantee that an open position currently exists. Appointments are renewed based on departmental need and teaching performance. Classes may be day or evening. Rank and compensation are based on experience and academic credentials.


Founded in 1819, the University of Cincinnati embarks upon its third century – building on the past and defining the future by leading urban, public universities into a new era of innovation and impact through its strategic direction, Next Lives Here. Underscoring the power of creativity, ingenuity, invention and inclusion, what’s Next will accelerate our unrivaled momentum, evidenced by eight straight years of record enrollment and rankings that include placement among America’s top 100 public universities by U.S. News & World Report. Home to a diverse student body of nearly 47,000 and more than 4,200 distinguished faculty, the university combines its Research 1 (Very High Research Activity) Carnegie Classification with a physical setting that The New York Times recently acclaimed as “the most ambitious campus design program in the country.


Job Overview

UC Clermont is seeking applications from paralegal faculty interested in teaching part-time Online (distance-based) courses.

Essential Functions

  • Adjunct faculty members must follow the instructional and curricular practices of the College including use of the Canvas Learning Management System. The College supports adjunct faculty by providing training, course design expertise, and learning management system support.
  • Applicants must have experience delivering quality instruction using a learning management system. Online adjunct faculty responsibilities include:
    • Preparing video lectures and PowerPoint style presentations with audio and other learning outcome specific activities;
    • Delivery of structured instructional activities to meet course learning outcomes;
    • Delivery of courses in both a synchronous and asynchronous format;
    • Prepare and actively participate in all aspects of the course including discussion forums; and
    • Attend regular faculty meetings.  

Minimum Requirements

Applicants must meet one of the following qualifications:

  • Possess a J.D. Degree, and a continuous record of good standing with a State Bar, experience practicing law with paralegals and teaching experience.
  • Applicants with a Master’s Degree and at least 5 years experience working as a paralegal and teaching experience will also be considered. 

Application Requirements

The completed application must include the following documents.

  • CV/Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Statement of Teaching Interests and Experience
  • Summaries of available Peer and Student Evaluations




The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.


As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.


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Adjunct Instructor, Paralegal Studies, UC Clermont

Date:  Jan 18, 2022

Cincinnati, OH, US

Facility:  Clermont College

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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