Contributing Faculty - DBA Doctoral Committee (REMOTE)

Location US-Remote
Walden University
Job ID
Location : Location
Employment Type
Temporary Part-Time
FLSA U.S./Global Status
U.S. - Non-Exempt

Opportunity at a Glance


Walden's Ph.D. in Management, DBA, MBA, and BSBA

degree programs are accredited by the Accreditation

Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), a

leading specialized accreditation association that

identifies and supports excellence in business education.


Walden’s College of Management and Technology seeks

contributing faculty who are experienced researchers to

fill part-time academic faculty positions. These

contributing faculty members will report to the Program Director.

Part-time faculty are primarily responsible for student research mentoring in

the DBA program within the College of

Management and Human Potential.




DBA Contributing faculty members primary

responsibility will be to chair and/or serve as second

members on doctoral committees as

methodologists and/or content experts. Infrequently, based on

student enrollment, Contributing

Faculty may be invited to instruct

content courses or to instruct research methodology

courses, which they are credentialed to teach.

Participation in Mentor Training will be provided and required.



Contributing faculty should be reasonably accessible to

their students. Faculty members are expected to be

available to students outside of the course discussion

board. In addition to providing substantive feedback on student submissions, faculty members will publish

their availability to students through course syllabi,

instructor information in the classroom, or other

appropriate documents.

Course Teaching

Discussion Boards for classrooms are open 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.

Although postings to the classroom may be done at any

time of day, postings and responses must be completed

in a timely manner in accordance with the Faculty

Handbook or other criteria established by Walden

University and the program to which they are assigned.

As such, Contributing Faculty members are expected to

be in classrooms a minimum of 4 days per week and

post responses to student’s questions within 48 hours.

Faculty Members are required to verify the quality of

student submissions, and to provide

feedback and grades to students through the online classroom.



  • Terminal degree in Business Administration (PhD, DBA) or a related field from an accredited institution is required,
  • Finance experience at the doctoral level is desirable
  • Proof of serving on doctoral committees for at least 1 year (Preferably Chair of the committee)
  • Evidence of continuing scholarly or creative work within the past 5 years. Proficient in APA 7th edition
  • Strong research methodology background in quantitative, qualitative, and/or mixed methods in research (preference given to quantitative)
  • Excellent leadership, communication, team, and human relation skills
  • Experience working in an online instructional setting at the graduate level


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Walden University

For more than 50 years, Walden University has supported working professionals in achieving their academic goals and making a greater impact in their professions and communities. Today, Walden is providing an Education for Good® for more than 55,000 students from across the U.S. and over 115 countries in certificate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs online. Our diverse faculty and staff are dedicated to our values of quality, integrity, and student-centeredness.


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