POSITION TITLE: ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR (specialty: Engineering )
STATUS: Part time
DEPARTMENT: Technical Ed
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 responsibilities.
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 faculty.
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 Department Chair;
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
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES 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 chair. 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.
Master’s Degree in content area OR Master’s plus 18 hours of
graduate credit in the discipline. Expertise in appropriate
technologies for instruction. Knowledge of industry software
relevant to the specific course and curriculum is required.
Preferred AutoCAD and Inventor to meet immediate course need for
engineering graphics course. Demonstrated commitment to teaching
Licensed Professional Engineer 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
Standard classroom equipment and software.
Classroom teaching environment.
Full Time/Part Time:
Union (If Applicable):
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