Adjunct Faculty, Chemistry

Mar 06, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Adjunct Faculty, Chemistry

Stevenson University

Adjunct faculty in the School of the Sciences will engage in teaching activities in accordance with the University's Faculty Workload. Teaching responsibilities will include teaching courses in the Chemistry Department.

Department: School of the Sciences: Chemistry

Master’s degree in chemistry plus college level teaching experience with a strong commitment to quality teaching or equivalent combination of education and experience. Doctorate degree preferred.

Knowledge of Chemistry Demonstrated teaching ability in Chemistry Ability to instruct students of varying preparation and abilities. Proficiency in Microsoft applications, including PowerPoint, Word and Excel Familiarity with database use Familiarity with educational assessment practices Strong commitment to integrity, excellence, learning, and community. Experience working with Blackboard or a similar platform. Strong organizational, reasoning, and problem-solving skills. Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Physical Requirements:
Light work: Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Sitting, standing, walking, talking, hearing, keyboarding, and repetitive motions. Close visual acuity. Subject to inside and outside environmental conditions. Science faculty work in science laboratories and will be exposed to chemicals, biologicals, chemical processes, magnetic field, and scientific equipment/instrumentation.

Essential Functions:
Engage in instructional activity totaling no more than 18 contact hours per calendar year. As part of Instructional Activity load: Prepare courses and/or laboratories in accordance with published faculty workload guidelines, Grade all assignments, quizzes, projects, and/or exams as described in the course syllabi, Hold office hours (minimum of 3 hours per week), Meet with students as related to instructional activity. Evaluate, update, and revise courses regularly. Participate in the assessment activities of the Department, School, and University. Collegiality, as well as professional and ethical conduct, enhances teaching, learning and the general reputation of all persons in the academy. Therefore, all faculty members are expected to serve in a collegial fashion and in accordance with professional and ethical principles when dealing with other faculty members, students, administrators, and members of the public. Every faculty member is guaranteed academic freedom in accordance with the statement on academic freedom and responsibilities of faculty members, as in the policy manuals.

Reports To: Associate Dean

Work Location: Greenspring (00)

Position Category: Faculty

Position Type: Adjunct Faculty (501000)

Months/Year: 9 months/year

Hrs/Week: 9 hours/week

FLSA: Exempt

Close Date:

Open Until Filled: No

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