Full-Time Faculty - Chiropractic

University of Bridgeport
Connecticut, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Oct 29, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Curriculum & Instruction, Teacher Education, Humanities, English & Literature, Philosophy, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Criminal Justice & Criminology
Employment Type
Full Time

The University of Bridgeport is seeking candidates for the position of Full-Time Faculty- Chiropractic . Full-time faculty members at the University of Bridgeport are responsible for maintaining the highest academic standards in their discipline. Faculty advise students; develop and maintain curriculum; stay current in their disciplines; participate in on and off-campus staff development activities; fulfill administrative responsibilities relevant to their positions; and participate in University and community service. This position is located in Bridgeport, CT.

This is a full-time non-tenure track 12 month contracted position.

Duties to be performed

At a minimum, the essential functions of the instructor are to:
  • Use the approved course syllabus format when creating course syllabi
  • Teach all classes according to an approved course syllabus
  • Ensure that each course contains essential curricular components, has appropriate content and pedagogy, and maintains currency
  • Ensure that assigned classes are held as scheduled and maintain excellent attendance and punctuality
  • Assess student academic achievement and demonstrate modification of teaching techniques in accordance with assessment feedback and universal design of courses
  • Submit reports in an accurate and timely manner including attendance, grades, and other related documentation
  • Attend department meetings and participate in the development, implementation, and evaluation of program goals and curriculum review based on student learning outcomes
  • Initiate discussions and make recommendations concerning the improvement of teaching, curriculum, and processes related to improving student outcomes
  • Attend professional development activities to remain informed of current trends and new approaches to instruction
  • Serve on and provide information to college committees as needed and requested
  • Demonstrate professional attitude, philosophy, compassion, and commitment that promotes student growth and learning
  • Commitment to the University mission, vision and values
  • Perform all other duties as assigned
Other responsibilities:
  • Maintain licenses, certifications and other professional credentials for profession/position
  • Maintain professional relationships with the industry community and other relevant stakeholders
Required qualifications:
  • Doctorate
  • A minimum of three years of experience working in the appropriate industry or a related field
  • Knowledge of current trends and practices in the appropriate field
  • Demonstrated skills teaching in traditional University classroom and on-line environments
  • Ability to analyze, synthesize and interpret student learning outcome data to improve teaching and learning
  • Demonstrated ability in word programs and Internet applications
  • Demonstrated ability to research material both on-line and in traditional library settings
  • Demonstrated dedication to excellence in teaching and a commitment to high academic and professional standards
  • Demonstrated track record of positive teaching outcomes
  • Ability to work collegially in a team environment
  • Ability to exercise individual initiative, independent action, and sound judgment
(This job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee. It is used as a guide for personnel actions and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.)

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