Part Time Temporary Instructor - PHYSICS

Location
Torrance, California
Posted
Jun 16, 2017
Ref
 A1617-063
Institution Type
Community College

El Camino College

 

Part Time Temporary Instructor - PHYSICS    

Req: A1617-063

Division: Natural Sciences    

Close Date: 7/10/17

 

Complete job description and application available online at: https://elcamino.igreentree.com/css_academic

 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

The El Camino Community College District is now accepting applications for anticipated part-time faculty positions for the 2017 fall semester to teach physics courses with emphasis on the following: 

 

PHYSICS 11: Descriptive Introduction to Physics

PHYSICS 12: Laboratory for Introductory Physics

PHYSICS 2A: General Physics (Trigonometry-Based)

 

Faculty job responsibilities include the development/review of curriculum and assessment of learning outcomes to improve teaching and learning in achieving El Camino College's mission of institutional effectiveness, quality educational programs, and vibrant student support services.    

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Master's degree in Physics; OR 

Bachelor's degree in Physics AND a Master's degree in astronomy, astrophysics, or engineering; OR 

The equivalent - Candidates not possessing the required qualification(s) as stated on this announcement must complete the Request For Equivalency Form as part of the application process to explain in detail how their qualifications are equivalent to those above; OR  

Valid California community college instructor credential in appropriate subject issued prior to July 1, 1990 (per California Education Code 87355); AND 

Sensitivity to and understanding of diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students and of individuals with disabilities. 

 

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Community college department teaching experience.

Ability to work with students with widely diverse educational backgrounds and abilities. 

 

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT

Part-time teaching assignment(s) for the 2017 fall semester, beginning August 26, 2017. A teaching demonstration will be required during the interview process. Offer and acceptance of employment is subject to verification of all information provided on the employment application, credential(s), transcripts, fingerprint results, and tuberculosis examination as required. Candidates selected for employment will be required to provide verification of work authorization in the form of a passport, valid driver's license, or other equivalent identification, and social security card.

 

SALARY 

Part-time faculty members are compensated on a semester basis according to the number of class hours assigned per semester and on cumulative semesters of instruction for the District. The beginning rate is $81.35 - $103.85 (lecture), $61.66 - $78.69 (lab) per hour depending on education and experience.

 

TO APPLY

Applicants must submit the following documents by the closing date:

1) Online application: https://elcamino.igreentree.com/css_academic

2) Cover letter describing how applicant meets the qualifications.

3) Resume including educational background, professional experience, and related personal development and accomplishments. 

4) Pertinent transcripts (only in pdf format) as stated in the job qualifications. (Unofficial computer-generated academic records/transcripts must include the name of the institution and degrees awarded to be acceptable.)  Multiple page transcripts must be loaded as ONE pdf document.

Foreign Transcripts: Transcripts issued outside the United States of America require a course-by-course analysis with an equivalency statement from a certified transcript evaluation service verifying the degree equivalency to that of an accredited institution within the USA.  For information on transcript evaluation services, please visit: http://www.ctc.ca.gov/credentials/leaflets/cl635.pdf

5) Evidence of a valid community college credential, if applicant holds one.

Please Note: Documents submitted or uploaded for a previous position cannot be reused for other positions. You must submit the required documents for each position you apply for by the closing date. Failure to do so will result in an incomplete application. Applications with an incomplete status will not receive consideration. You may check the status of your application online. 

If you need assistance, you may call 310-660-3593 Ext. 5809 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. 

Due to the large volume of calls received on closing dates, we highly recommend that you do not wait until the last day to apply so that we may assist you with questions or technical matters that may arise. Give yourself sufficient time to complete the profile, which may take 45 minutes or more. Positions close promptly at 3:00 p.m.  

The campus will be closed on July 4, 2017 and Fridays starting June 23 through August 11, 2017 

 

Closing Date: Monday, July 10, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. 

El Camino College is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The El Camino Community College District provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity or sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.