Chemistry Instructor (One or More Positions) (One Semester Full
Kern Community College District
$74,314.04 - $137,777.44 Annually
Bakersfield College is seeking dedicated, experienced, and
motivated individuals to provide leadership, engagement, and
discipline expertise in continuing to move the program forward in
innovative ways. As a temporary
full time faculty member at Bakersfield College, successful
candidates will demonstrate commitment to student success through
teaching and learning excellence.
As a temporary
member at Bakersfield College, successful candidates must be able
to effectively develop and teach a broad spectrum of courses and
have depth of knowledge in the discipline.
This assignment may include teaching courses at various locations,
different times, and with different modalities. Bakersfield College
offers college courses in the greater Bakersfield area, rural
communities, correctional facilities and high schools using the
following modalities: traditional, face-to-face, online and
Other duties include: participation in student recruitment and
articulation, transfer programs; maintaining subject matter
currency; developing and revising curriculum; using computer and
technology; assessment of learning outcomes; collegial
participation in departmental, college and discipline-specific
Master's in chemistry
Bachelor's in chemistry or biochemistry
Master's in biochemistry, chemical engineering, chemical physics,
physics, molecular biology or geochemistry
The equivalent. Certain combinations of
education, experience, and other accomplishments in the field may
be judged as equal to the stated minimum qualifications for these
positions. Candidates who feel they possess such equivalent
qualifications must request and submit an
APPLICATION FOR EQUIVALENCE (Download PDF
form. Supporting documents must be included with the
2020 Minimum Qualifications Handbook Faculty and Administration in
California Community Colleges
Knowledge and Abilities
SALARY RANGE $ 74,314.04 - $
137,777.44 annuallyMaximum Entry Level Salary: $
97, 508.84 annually
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONSFirst Review of
- Commitment to student learning.
- Awareness of the college mission, vision and values.
- Sensitivity to students with a wide range of skills,
motivations, academic and vocational goals.
- Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in
- Knowledge of computers and willingness to experiment using
multimedia instructional materials.
- Commitment to working effectively and harmoniously with
colleagues in an environment that promotes teaching, learning and
- A demonstrated sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse
academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, and ethnic
backgrounds of community college students.
Complete application packets will be
accepted until the position is filled; but those received by
October 21, 2021
are assured consideration. The
College reserves the right to extend time limits or reinitiate the
recruitment/selection process at any point.
Completed application packet must include:
All applicants must apply online at https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/kccd/jobs/3255072/chemistry-instructor-one-or-more-positions-one-semester-full-time-temporary
- Completed Online Application for Employment form
- Current resume
- Letter of interest (Cover Letter)
- Statement of personal philosophy of teaching
- Copy of legible transcripts
- Copy of sample syllabi
- List of five (5) professional references - Listed on
Emails will not be accepted.