PT Faculty, Physics/Astronomy (Pooled position)
Department Chair, Natural Sciences
Arts and Sciences Education
Full or Part-time:
Faculty will work directly with Department Chair to meet course and
program objectives. Responsible for upholding and supporting course
and program policies. Courses are taught onsite at the Benton
Harbor or Niles campus of Lake Michigan College but will also have
a significant online component. Successful applicants will teach
PHYS 104 Sky and Solar or PHSC 101 Chemistry & Physics.
- Instructs students in assigned classes.
- Provides academic guidance and counseling to students in
cooperation with Student Services Personnel.
- Maintains academic standards.
- Prepares course syllabus and outline.
- Monitors student progress.
- Keeps adequate and accurate records.
- Enters final course grades online.
8. Performs other duties as assigned.
Under the direct supervision of the Department Chair, each adjunct
faculty member is responsible for satisfying the educational,
administrative, and fiscal requirements inherent in his/her
Master’s degree or higher in Physics, Astronomy, or a Master’s
degree with 18 graduate hours in a combination of Physics and
OTHER HIGHLY DESIRED QUALITIES:Commitment to the college mission
and guiding principles.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
By completing this application, your information will be added to
the candidate pool. Should review of your qualifications result in
a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted.
Part time faculty are not employed directly by Lake Michigan
College, with a few exceptions based on MSPERS retirement program.
All others are employed through Edustaff, LLC. If you are selected
for one of these roles, you will be required to complete Edustaff’s
employment application and on-boarding processes. Edustaff, LLC is
authorized to hire Part-time Faculty who reside in the following
states: AL, AZ, CO, FL, IL, IN, KS, KY, ME, MI, NM, MO, NJ, OH, OR,
PA, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI.
Please note: official transcripts for all degrees will be required
immediately upon hire.
Monday through Thursday summer work hours apply to this
To apply, visit https://lmc.simplehire.com/postings/4531
About Lake Michigan College
Lake Michigan College is a community college in southwest Michigan.
We have three campuses --two of which are located ten minutes from
our namesake’s breathtaking shoreline.
Like other community colleges, we offer associate degrees,
certificates, and even a baccalaureate degree. But what sets us
apart from our peers is our seemingly limitless potential and our
people - people who care deeply about our region’s future and who
are committed to student success and exemplary educational
programs, strong alignments with both established and emerging
industries, and productive partnerships with the
communities we serve
Faculty and staff at LMC enjoy excellent benefits and a supportive
and friendly work environment. LMC recently received a Capital
Outlay grant from the State of Michigan and a new millage from the
southwest Michigan community, so the college’s facilities will be
getting innovative, sustainable upgrades in the next few years that
will contribute to the comfort, productivity and collaborative
environment for all employees.
Living in Southwest Michigan
Southwest Michigan attracts millions of tourists who come for our
and nationally acclaimed golf courses
many who visit, choose to stay for our
great schools, low cost of living, and high quality of
LMC’s main campus is nestled in a watery and wooded wildlife
sanctuary, yet it’s less than a half-day’s drive from major metro
areas including Chicago, Milwaukee, Detroit, and