Philosophy/Humanities Adjunct Instructor

San Pablo, CA
Mar 03, 2018
Position Type
Institution Type
Community College

Description of Position
The Humanities & Philosophy department is seeking part-time instructor(s) to teach introductory Philosophy and/or Humanities courses, in accordance with approved course outlines.

Instructors must be able to prepare and grade class assignments and exams; inform students of their academic progress, course requirements, and evaluation procedures; maintain scholastic records and submit them according to published deadlines; and be able to serve students of diverse ages, ethnicities, language, and academic backgrounds.

Position Title
Philosophy/Humanities Adjunct Instructor

Contra Costa College

Posting Number

Minimum Qualification-Education/Experience
Master€™s in Philosophy


Bachelor€™s in Philosophy


Master€™s in Humanities or Religious Studies

OR the equivalent. (If you do not possess the listed degrees, you must complete the equivalency form provided in the online application.)

Desirable Qualifications
€¢ experience and interest in teaching introductory Philosophy and Humanities courses
€¢ experience and interest in working with a diverse student population
€¢ experience in teaching community college or university Philosophy/Humanities courses
€¢ experience in using educational technology, including online and hybrid, and innovative pedagogy
€¢ knowledge of recent trends in Philosophy/Humanities (ex: race and gender theory, environmental philosophy/ethics)

Special Instructions to Applicants
We are creating an applicant pool for future openings in summer and fall 2018.

Job Close Date:

Open Until Filled

The Contra Costa Community College District does not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, age, sex, or sexual orientation. This prohibition against unlawful discrimination extends to any person who is perceived to have any of the above characteristics or who is associated with someone who has, or who is perceived to have, any of those characteristics.