Adjunct Faculty Needed in German

The Franciscan University of Steubenville invites applications for a position as an Adjunct Lecturer beginning Fall 2023.  This is a contracted part-time and term-specific faculty position, renewable as needed by the university.

Franciscan University of Steubenville is an academically excellent and passionately Catholic university in the Franciscan tradition, located 24 miles west of Pittsburgh International Airport, in Steubenville, Ohio.


  • A minimum of a Master’s degree in German or a related field.
  • Adequate preparation to teach German language at all levels, as well as German culture and literature.
  • An understanding of and commitment to the Catholic mission of Franciscan University of Steubenville.

To apply, applicants should submit the following materials:

  • a cover letter outlining the interest and candidate’s strengths in support of the advertised position
  • curriculum vitae
  • unofficial transcripts
  • evidence of teaching effectiveness (as available)
  • a personal statement responding to the mission of Franciscan University of Steubenville

The application package must be submitted electronically to Dr. Kathleen Spinnenweber, Chair, Search Committee, via clibetti@franciscan.edu. Inquiries should be directed to kspinnenweber@franciscan.edu

To apply for this job email your details to clibetti@franciscan.edu

About Franciscan University of Steubenville

It should be a calling, a vocation. Through pursuing a career with Franciscan University, you’ll have the opportunity to be a part of a visionary organization in service of the Catholic Church, society, and culture.

At Franciscan University you will work for and with the Church, alongside like-minded men and women who share your values and your desire to transform the culture. You’ll be challenged by the work and rewarded by the fruit it bears. You’ll be part of an institution that Francis Cardinal Stafford, former president of the Pontifical Council of the Laity, described as “central to the reform and the renewal of the Catholic Church after the Second Vatican Council.”