Adjunct Professor

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Adjunct Professor Job Description

 

Title: Adjunct Professor

 

Job Overview:

 

The Adjunct Professor will provide instruction to students in a specific subject area at the college or university level. They will design and deliver course materials, evaluate student performance, and provide feedback to support student learning. The Adjunct Professor will work collaboratively with other faculty members and staff to ensure that courses are aligned with the institution's mission and values.

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

     Design and deliver course materials in a specific subject area at the college or university level.

     Develop and implement course syllabi, lesson plans, and assignments.

     Evaluate student performance and provide timely and constructive feedback to support student learning.

     Collaborate with other faculty members and staff to ensure that courses are aligned with the institution's mission and values.

     Use a variety of instructional techniques to engage students in the learning process.

     Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of student attendance, grades, and progress.

     Stay current on trends and best practices in teaching and learning.

     Participate in faculty meetings, committees, and other activities as required.

     Maintain open communication with students, faculty, and staff to ensure a positive and effective learning environment.

     Foster a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion in the classroom.

 

Qualifications:

 

     Master's degree or higher in the subject area or related field required.

     Minimum of 2 years of experience teaching at the college or university level.

     Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

     Ability to work collaboratively with faculty, staff, and students.

     Demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

     Experience with a variety of instructional techniques and technologies.

     Familiarity with course management systems and academic software.

     Excellent organizational and time management skills.

     Ability to maintain confidentiality and handle sensitive information.

     Flexibility and adaptability in a fast-paced environment.

 

Physical Requirements:

 

The position may require prolonged sitting, standing, and/or walking, as well as occasional lifting and carrying of materials weighing up to 25 pounds.

 

Salary:

 

The salary for this position will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Benefits may include health, dental, and vision insurance, retirement plan, and paid time off.

 

Disclaimer:

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required of personnel so classified.