Adjunct Professor – Archie W. Dunham College of Business

Job Title: Adjunct Professor – Archie W. Dunham College of Business
Position Number: ACAD-ADJ-AWDCOB-12162020
Departments: Archie W. Dunham College of Business
Reports To: Dean, Archie W. Dunham College of Business
Job Status: Exempt

Position Summary

Houston Baptist University seeks candidates for adjunct professors for the Archie W. Dunham College of Business.  With the growth in many of our programs and student population, we are preparing to offer a wider variety of sections at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.  The College offers both daytime and evening adjunct opportunities.

Job Responsibilities

HBU’s primary mission is teaching. Courses are delivered in face-to-face, online, and hybrid formats. The College offers the following degrees: Bachelor of Business Administration (multiple majors), Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Human Resource Management, and Master of Science in Management & Entrepreneurship.

The successful candidate will:

  • Provide excellent teaching to undergraduate or graduate students in a variety of delivery formats, and
  • Actively integrate the Christian faith in teaching


Candidates must have a minimum of a master’s degree with at least 18 graduate semester hours in the desired field of teaching.  Candidates with an earned PhD or DBA from an AACSB- or ACBSP-accredited school are preferred.  Professional experience within the candidate’s discipline or in a related field will be an advantage.

Available teaching fields are:

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Management
  • Human Resources
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing
  • Business Analytics
  • Business Law

HBU seeks candidates with an active Christian faith who are willing to integrate faith and learning in the classroom. The candidate must be able to document an excellent teaching record.

Additional Information

Houston Baptist University is an independent, private Christian liberal arts university dedicated to the development of moral character, the enrichment of spiritual lives, and perpetuation of growth in Christian ideals. HBU is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). The successful candidate will also be able to articulate a vision for the role of his or her discipline at HBU that is supportive of the Ten Pillars vision statement; the Ten Pillars vision statement may be found at

Houston Baptist University maintains one of the most diverse student bodies in the country. Houston offers exceptional access to all the cultural advantages as one of the largest metropolitan centers in the country.  The campus is located on the Southwest side of Houston and is accessible directly off one of the major interstates.

For more information about the University and the Archie W. Dunham College of Business, visit or direct questions about this position to

Houston Baptist University is committed to maintaining a teaching faculty and staff who share an active Christian faith. The Preamble to the By-Laws of the University sets forth a statement of belief which each University employee is expected to support and personify. Your submittal of an application for employment indicates your acceptance and affirmation of these statements.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and requirements of personnel.


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