Adjunct Faculty for Earth and Astronomical Science

McKendree University’s Division of Science and Mathematics welcomes applications for Adjunct Faculty to teach an introductory course in Earth and Astronomical Science for non-majors. This is a part-time position to teach a face-to-face course on the Lebanon, IL campus beginning August 2022. 

The successful candidate will have a master’s degree in Physical Science, Geology, Earth Science or a master's degree with at least eighteen (18) approved graduate semester hours in the subject field or related fields and a clear record of dedication to teaching with online instructional experience. A doctorate degree is preferred. 

McKendree University, Illinois’ first and finest, is a private university in Lebanon, IL, just 25 minutes from downtown St. Louis, home of the 11-time World Series champions (St. Louis Cardinals) and the 2019 Stanley Cup winner (St. Louis Blues). St. Louis also boasts a wonderful zoo, a first-rate botanical garden, a vibrant art scene (both performing and visual), and a plethora of top-notch restaurants.

Interviews will begin immediately. Qualified candidates should send a letter of interest referencing Job #AFEAS29 with a list of courses you are able to teach, resume/CV, unofficial graduate transcripts, and contact information for three professional references to the Director of Human Resources at

McKendree is an ADA/EEO/Vet/Disabled employer committed to enhancing the cultural and gender diversity of the campus. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.