University of Pennsylvania — Part-time Lecturer, The Wharton School

University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School, Philadelphia, PA

The Wharton Communication Program is seeking part-time lecturers to teach business communication starting Fall 2022. Positions are open for teaching at both the MBA and undergraduate level.
Our lecturers instruct small classes of high-performing students. The curriculum emphasizes practice and feedback to help shape the communication skills of the next generation of business leaders.
Time Commitment: Classes run for 90 minutes each week on Penn's campus in Philadelphia. Teaching slots are available Monday-Thursday from 8:30AM to 5:00PM. Lecturers must commit to teach for the full academic year, which runs from September through April.

Our ideal lecturers will have the following qualifications:

  • Exceptional communication skills – both spoken and written
  • Significant experience (7+ years) in business or industry
  • A master's degree from an accredited institution
  • Ability to lead and facilitate engaging class discussions
  • Eagerness to join a community of instructors that values communication and mentorship

    Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to with the subject line “Part-time Lecturer Position – jbhe”

    Note that lecturers are not eligible for tenure, and do not have voting rights in the department or the school. The position may be renewed based upon the needs of the department.

    The University of Pennsylvania is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.