Adjunct Professor of Biology

Oklahoma City
Aug 20, 2016
Position Type
Institution Type
Community College

Placement Range: $690 per Credit Hour

General Description: An adjunct faculty member at Oklahoma City Community College has the primary responsibility of instruction. Secondary responsibilities include supporting the integrity of curricula, encouraging student success, and promoting the mission of the division to which the adjunct faculty member belongs as well as the College as a whole.

Minimum Education/Experience: Master's degree with at least 18 graduate credit hours in Biological Sciences.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Demonstrated positive human relations and communication skills. Basic computer skills, proficient in the use of Microsoft Office or similar software. Flexible teaching style to accommodate individual learning styles. Committed to helping students achieve their goals to be successful and attain a college education. Knowledge of or willingness to learn computer programs used in the department and on campus (such as MineOnline and Moodle). Organization and attention to detail. Support and willingness to teach in a competency-based instructional system. Ability to work independently and coordinate work with colleagues and peers. Ability to work well as a team member in an instructional unit. Ability to communicate and articulate concepts in an organized manner both verbally and in writing. Ability to read and understand content in order to assist students when they are having difficulty interpreting concepts. Ability to interact in an effective and encouraging manner with students individually and in groups. Be available for office hours and provide means of communication with supervisor(s) and/or the department or division office. Must be punctual. Must be reliable.

Special Instructions to Applicants: Applicants are to thoroughly complete the electronic application and attach the following required documents: Cover letter, resume and transcript conferring master's degree and 18 hours of required credit coursework. Applicants not attaching the required documents will not be considered for the position. Applicants may seek assistance by calling the Human Resources Department at 405.682.7542.

Job Category: Adjunct Faculty