Assistant/Associate Adjunct Faculty in Organization and Responsible Business - ORB 231 Managing and Leading Organizations - Fall Semester 2024

Saint Mary’s College of California

Moraga, CA

ID: 7247414 (Ref.No. 5278361)
Posted: May 23, 2024
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Location: Moraga, CA
Open Date: May 22, 2024

Description:Founded in 1863, Saint Mary's is a residential campus nestled 20 miles east of San Francisco in the picturesque Moraga Valley. Based in the Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts traditions, Saint Mary's currently enrolls more than 4,000 students from diverse backgrounds in undergraduate and graduate programs. The De La Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic character of the College.

As a comprehensive and independent institution, Saint Mary's offers undergraduate and graduate programs integrating liberal and professional education. Saint Mary's reputation for excellence, innovation, and responsiveness in education stems from its vibrant heritage as a Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts institution. An outstanding, committed faculty and staff that value shared inquiry, integrative learning, and student interaction bring these traditions to life in the 21st century. The College is committed to the educational benefits of diversity.

ORB 231.03, Managing & Leading Organizations

Fall Semester 2024, 08/26/24 –12/15/24. MW, 5:10PM-6:50PM.

Moraga Campus

The study of what people do in organizations and how individuals, groups, and structure impact behavior within organizations, for the purpose of improving an organization’s effectiveness. Topics include motivation, leadership, decision-making, power and influence, group and team dynamics, conflict resolution, organizational change, and managing across cultures.


- Master’s or Ph.D. degree in Marketing Communication or a closely related field and a current publication record in the field

- Candidates should have a successful record of teaching experience at the undergraduate level and experience/familiarity with online/hybrid instruction in order to prepare for contingencies. This position requires all course work to be performed in the state of California. Candidates must perform all course-related work within the state of California.

Salary: $6,480 and $10,308 dependent on qualifications. The salary range for this position is covered by the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the College and SEIU, Local 1021, who have previously taught the course or BUSAD 131, available here.

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We envision a community that goes beyond tolerance of differences to one guided by social justice, cultural competence and engaged citizenship. We know we can reach greater heights of excellence by learning from diverse people.