Visiting Professor Part Time Anatomy & Physiology Las Vegas, NV Campus

Las Vegas, NV
Aug 09, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
We are interested in developing long-term relationships with superior instructors who have high professional standards, excellent communication skills, enthusiasm and a commitment to providing the finest practitioner-focused education. We are seeking experienced faculty to share their knowledge and experience with undergraduate BSN students in our Anatomy & Physiology courses. Courses may meet once per week or twice a week for eight weeks. The face-to-face interaction in lab and classroom is blended with technology (such as online discussions and online assignments) for an enhanced learning environment. Commitment is on a course by course basis.

Review with students the approved syllabus that follows a template established by the local campus, and which includes the terminal course objectives. Present all course materials included in the course shell. Uses appropriate technological and course-related software, including Websites, e-mail, and online discussions for delivering the course and making it accessible to students. Models effective oral and written communications that engage the students, provide clarity, and improve student learning. Set clear expectations for the course by reviewing course terminal objectives, assignment/examinations dates, and weight the distribution of various evaluation categories with your students. Ensure that the content and level of material delivered corresponds to the course terminal objectives and exam content. Demonstrate consistency and fairness in the grading of exams, and provide timely feedback to students.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Master's degree required; PhD preferred.

A master's degree is required for all faculty positions (with 18 graduate hours in the subject being taught for undergraduate teaching). Additional requirements driven by state licensing or accreditation considerations may apply.

Faculty must have requisite subject matter expertise and outstanding communication skills. Faculty must also have excellent motivational and instructional skills in a diverse and non-traditional environment. Must be able to work in a collegial manner and facilitate the efforts of diverse groups.

We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today.