ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR (AEC: Architecture and Construction)
POSITION: ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR (AEC: Architecture and
STATUS: Part time
DIVISION: Academic Affairs
UNION: Adjunct Faculty
REPORTS TO: Department Chair
MINIMUM PAY RATE: Refer to current adjunct faculty contract
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The student population at the college is diverse in ethnicity,
gender, language, age and background. Joliet Junior College is an
AA/EO employer and strongly encourages applications from candidates
who would enhance the diversity of its staff.
An adjunct community college instructor is an instructor hired for
one semester to teach one or more courses for which he/she is
qualified to teach. The adjunct instructor reports to the
appropriate Instructional Coordinator and/or Director; provides
quality instruction for the assigned courses. The instructor works
with full-time faculty in assessing students and following all
course guidelines. Willingness to teach at other campus sites is
required. Adjunct instructors may submit preferences for locations
and loads. Position is subject to all terms and provisions of the
Joliet Junior College adjunct faculty contract. Opportunities for
daytime courses, to meet immediate needs, are available.
ESSENTIAL JOBDUTIES AND KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Course load of no more than 12 contact hours in appropriate
instructional area. Participate in annual student and
chair/coordinator evaluations. Comply with departmental curriculum,
grading standards, attendance policies, textbook choices, and
assessments, and other established processes. Attend classes
regularly; return college reports, credentials, and other requested
documentation in a timely manner; effectively communicate with
appropriate staff and director. Comply with all legal and ethical
obligations, including FERPA, ADA, and other regulatory
legislations. Communicate discrepancies to appropriate officials.
Commit to furthering the mission, goals, and core values of the
college at all times. Meet other contractual obligations as spelled
out in the Joliet Junior College adjunct faculty contract.
Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction, or
related discipline. Will consider Associates degree with additional
work related experience. A minimum of 3 (three) years of related
industry work experience. Architectural license required for some
ARCH courses. Experience in appropriate technologies for
instruction. Knowledge of industry software relevant to the
specific course and curriculum. Preferred AutoCAD and Revit to meet
immediate course need. Demonstrated commitment to teaching and
Teaching experience at the collegiate level. Experience at the
community college level. Experience with traditional and
non-traditional students from diverse backgrounds. Experience in
teaching online and/or using course management programs. Experience
in course development and assessment, planning, quality and
accreditation processes, and committee service.
Standard classroom equipment and software. The ability to work with
the equipment and tools necessary for the lab portion of the
Classroom teaching environment. Lab environment for the lab portion
of the class.
Full Time/Part Time:
Union (If Applicable):
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