Adjunct Instructor - Chemistry

Location
Dowagiac, MI
Posted
Jul 11, 2017
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary
Southwestern Michigan College, a two-year college located approximately 30 minutes north of South Bend, Indiana, and approximately 30 minutes from Lake Michigan’s eastern shore is seeking a Chemistry Adjunct Instructor.

Please note, this assignment may be taught at the Dowagiac or Niles campus.

SUMMARY:
The position is to teach Fundamentals of Chemistry, an introductory course designed for students with no chemistry background. The course consists of 3 hours of lecture and 2 hours of lab work per week. Instructors prepare their own labs and are expected to be accessible to students.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
- Grade assignments and respond to student inquiries.
- Provide timely feedback to students’ questions and concerns.
- Maintain a safe lab environment.
- Become familiar with rules, regulations, administrative practices, guidelines and policies of the College.
- Perform other related duties as assigned.


Required Qualifications
Masters Degree or higher in subject matter with previous teaching experience or a combination of education and experience commensurate with the duties of this position.


Other Information
All applicants must demonstrate the ability to teach effectively using a variety of methods, relate to students and facilitate student learning. Excellent organization and communication skills as well as the demonstrated use of instructional technology are required.


Position Information

Posting Number 103

Job Category Adjunct

Reference Requests

Reference Request Details

Accept References Yes

Minimum Requests 3

Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Craigslist
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Chronicle of Higher Ed
    • LinkedIn
    • Twitter
    • Facebook
    • MI Talent
    • Newspaper
    • MCCA Website
    • The Ladders
    • Michigan Center for Nursing
    • Indiana Career Connect
    • SouthwestMichiganJobs.com
    • Employee Referral
    • SMC Website
    • RecruitMilitary
    • Indeed/SimplyHired
    • SMC Job Alert Email
    • HigherEdJobs
  2. * Do you have a Master's Degree or higher?
    • Yes
    • No


Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Academic Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Portfolio
  3. Optional Documents

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