Note: Adjunct positions at UCO are part-time teaching positions.
This posting is to create a pool of interested applicants from
which the Department may draw as sections become open at any point
in the current academic year. This posting may or may not result in
the hiring of adjuncts. Adjunct Faculty - provides a quality
learning experience for students on a semester basis. Adjunct
faculty reports to a dean or chair and performs instruction-related
duties and responsibilities in a timely manner and in accordance
with the mission, policies and procedures of the college. The
relationship of the adjunct faculty member to the student is one of
teacher and facilitator of learning.
The College of Education and Professional Studies currently has 100
full-time and over 100 part-time faculty organized in seven
departments. The college offers 23 undergraduate majors and 28
graduate majors. All teacher education programs are CAEP
accredited. Other programs are recognized at the state and national
levels with accreditations by the American College of Sports
Medicine (ACSM), the American Dietetic Association (ADA), the
American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA), the National
Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), the
National Council on Family Relations (NCFR), and the Oklahoma
Educational Quality and Accountability Commission (OEQA). UCO's
College of Education and Professional Studies has an enrollment of
nearly 4,800 students, about one-fourth of whom are graduate
students. For further information see our website at
Department Specific Essential Job Functions:
The adjunct instructor will prepare and teach the assigned class
following a syllabus guideline. The instructor will teach all class
sessions, maintain appropriate records, assign earned grades,
report needed data to the department, and complete all necessary
department assessment information.
Possesses at least a master's degree in the field specified in the
position announcement (exceptions require Academic Affairs
approval). Possesses excellent communication, problem-solving, and
Higher education teaching experience.
Adjunct positions at UCO are part-time, in-classroom teaching
Repetitive movement of hands and fingers - typing and/or writing.
Frequent standing, and/or sitting. Occasional walking, stooping,
kneeling or crouching. Reach with hands and arms. Visually
identify, observe and assess. Ability to communicate with
supervisor/students/colleagues. Regular physical attendance
required. The physical demands and work environment characteristics
described here are representative of those that must be met by an
employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this
job. Reasonable accommodations (in accordance with ADA
requirements) may be made, upon request, to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform essential functions.