Faculty Resources

All full-time and part-time faculty at Merrimack College are invited to teach for the Jail Education Project.

Teaching Requirements

  • Full-time faculty: 
    • At this time, department chairs and program directors are not eligible to teach during the academic year, but summer is an option. 
  • Part-time faculty: You must be able to teach this course as part of your 2-course per semester maximum load.
  • Background checks: You must pass a background check.


Courses follow a condensed, 8-week schedule and cover the same curriculum as on-campus courses. Courses should be at the introductory level and/or cover a general education requirement. 

More Information

Visit our FAQs or contact us at jail-education@merrimack.edu. If you are ready to join us, please submit the application below.

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