Grabbing the attention of your prospective employer is as easy as ABC if you write a strong and compelling cover letter for adjunct faculty resume.

Below are two tips to make a highly effective cover letter for adjunct faculty positions.

• Flatter the prospective employer by showing that you have done research. Find out about their culture, norms and expectations.

• Find out the name of the concerned person and use it in your cover letter’s salutation.

• Mention your skills and relevant achievements precisely.


Adjunct Faculty Cover Letter Sample 1



Jason Miller

560 Ivory Lane • Chicago, IL 65009 • (002) 333-3621 • jason @ email . com

October 3, 2017

Mr. Edward Greyson
HR Manager
City College
77 Yale Ave
Chicago, IL 65009


Dear Mr. Greyson:

Your advertisement for Adjunct Instructor position in the Business Administration Department of City College piqued my interest since my qualifications are compatible with your job description. Your mission statement and aim further encouraged me to apply for this position.

With an extensive teaching experience in business related subjects and a 5 years’ track record of consistently enhancing GPA of the students through initiation of contemporary teaching approaches and technology integration, I am eager to contribute to your mission.

In brief, I offer:

• A track record of success in classroom management, lesson planning and implementation.
• Full command on various disciplines of business management and finance.
• Record of attaining 100% pass percentage.
• Proven ability to plan and implement the lessons on time.
• Apt at assessing and grading students’ progress.
• Demonstrated ability to manage and coordinate various college events and programs.

I strongly believe that my subject knowledge coupled with my classroom management skills and profound ability to develop innovative and contemporary lesson plans will help me attain your mission.

My resume further details my pertinent professional accomplishments in role of an adjunct business teacher. Please feel free to give me a call on the above number if you have any queries. I will follow up on this application on Wednesday.

Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to hearing from you soon.



Jason Miller

Enc. Resume



Adjunct Faculty Cover Letter Sample 2



Lisa Reynolds
6 SW 7th Avenue
Florida City, FL 63533
(000) 833-8118

October 3, 2017

Mr. David Roddenberry
University Dean
Florida National University
90 NW 12th Avenue
Florida City, FL 92064


Dear Mr. Roddenberry:

I graduated from the Florida National University last year with a major in Sociology and would like to work as part of the adjunct faculty at the university. As a highly enthusiastic individual with hands-on teaching experience, I am positive that I have much to contribute to the success of university.

As noted on my resume, I am proficient in ensuring delivery of cooperative and experiential learning – that is all the rage in academic settings nowadays. My natural flair for assisting students in meeting their educational goals and career aspirations will be an asset for my students.

My ability to take critical thinking initiatives while managing classroom instruction and curriculum development has been commended by supervisors many times. I take pride in my familiarity with academic and social support where students are concerned.

I am confident that my motivation and productive work habits combined with profound knowledge in my area of teaching (Sociology) will make me a valuable resource of the university. I look forward to meeting with you to discuss how I can utilize my skills, knowledge and experience to contribute to Florida National University.

Thank you for your time and consideration.


Sincere regards,

Lisa Reynolds
(000) 833-8118
Attachment. Resume