BUSINESS FACULTY - PART TIME
CITY COLLEGES OF CHICAGO, HAROLD WASHINGTON COLLEGE
Harold Washington College is currently seeking a part-time
Faculty to teach one or more Business courses during an
upcoming term. The ideal candidate will have a passion for teaching
and learning, commitment to the college mission, and a record of
demonstrated success in the classroom in supporting and cultivating
● Design courses to meet learning outcomes, and promote students ’
active participation in their own learning.
● Create an effective learning environment that fosters students ’
intellectual curiosity and helps students to problem solve using
discipline-specific thinking strategies.
● Employ a variety of formative and summative assessments to ensure
that classroom instruction leads to student learning and the
attainment of the student learning outcomes for the course.
● Help students reach their academic, personal and career goals and
foster a safe environment that respects the diversity of people and
ideas by modeling respect for all students and conveying confidence
in every student ’ s ability to learn.
● Contribute to and provide leadership in the student ’ s academic
and professional communities, and promote collaboration and
teamwork among members of these communities.
● Qualifying Academic Credentials: Credentialing for specific
courses is determined by college policy. Generally, a Masters
degree in the subject or a Masters plus 18 graduate credit hours in
a related discipline allows an individual to teach within a
specific academic area. Eligibility to teach is determined by
transcripts, catalog course descriptions, and/or documentation from
the granting institution that clarifies the content in the major is
appropriate for the teaching assignment.
In instances where an instructor ’ s academic preparation varies
from the traditional credentials criteria but the instructor
possesses relevant qualifications or experience to the teaching
assignment based on industry or specialized accreditation standards
and contributes to effective teaching and student learning
outcomes, a request for an exception may be approved by the Vice
President via the Tested Experience form. The Tested Experience
form can be found on the Faculty Forms page of the CCC website.
Qualifications to be considered may include, but are not limited
to: on the job training in the industry or field, certification and
licensure by a recognized certifying or licensing state, industry,
or national agency, professional experience in the industry,
peer-reviewed presentations/publications, or related dissertation
● Discipline specific credentials are currently stated in academic
policy as follows:
● Masters in Business
● Masters of Finance
● Knowledge of Brightspace and Zoom, preferred.
● Excellent oral and written communication skills and ability to
communicate with a diverse group of staff and students
● Experience with a diverse, multilingual student population is
desired, as is a commitment to the open access mission of the
For consideration, please submit the following (as uploaded
attachments—please do not paste into application):
● Cover letter
● Resume or curriculum vitae (with two references)
● Transcript (Unofficial copies are acceptable initially, but
official transcripts are required prior to hire)
We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Thank you for your interest in City Colleges of Chicago.
Harold Washington College, located at 30 East Lake Street in
Chicago's Loop, is a student-centered institution that empowers all
members of its community through accessible and affordable academic
advancement, career development and personal enrichment. At HWC,
employees contribute to the success of our students while enjoying
competitive compensation and outstanding benefits packages. Build
your future at City Colleges of Chicago and ensure more students
complete their curricula - college-ready, career-ready and prepared
to pursue their life’s goals. This is an exciting time in the
history of City Colleges of Chicago (CCC), District 508, the
largest community college system in Illinois and one of the largest
in the nation.