Adjunct Faculty - School of Human Development - San Jose Campus

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San Jose, CA
Part time

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If you value People, Diversity, Social Justice, and Participatory Decision-Making, we'd like to hear from you!

The adjunct faculty position will provide instruction in the Undergraduate and/or Graduate Human Development degree programs, dependent on highest degree earned and years of experience teaching college level courses.

Instruction positions are located in Sacramento (Instructional Site) and San Jose Branch Campus. This position will report directly to the Associate Dean of Human Development, who is based out of the main campus in Pasadena, CA.


  • Teaching undergraduate and/or graduate students earning BA's and MA's in Human Development
  • Capacity to provide instruction in one or more of the following specific domains of human development: Early Childhood Education, Leadership, Social Change or Lifespan Learning
  • Developing and managing the class syllabus and ensuring that the syllabus meets department and college standards
  • Planning and creating lectures, in-class discussions and assignments
  • Grading assigned papers, quizzes and exams
  • Assessing grades for students based on participation, performance in class, assignments and presentations
  • Collaborating with colleagues on course curriculum
  • Advising students on how to be successful in class
  • Staying updated on innovations and changes within their course field
  • Participating in the on-line learning platform CANVAS to facilitate class discussions, post grades and receive class assignments from students.

  • Knowledge of Canvas learning management system

  • Master's degree in related education or human services field
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience working in education or human services settings
  • Exemplary professional experience

COMPLETE APPLICATION: For your application to be considered complete, please include the following documents as attachments:
  • CV and cover letter
  • 2 recent letters of recommendation (within the last 1-2 years )
  • Highest degree unofficial transcripts (official transcripts will be required upon hiring)

Pacific Oaks is an affiliate of TCS Education System.

Pacific Oaks participates in E-Verify and verifies identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired through E-Verify.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. Pacific Oaks offers equal employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, parental status, housing status, source of income or military status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws.

Pacific Oaks College and Children's School offers a generous compensation and benefits package, as well as the opportunity to work for a leader in the field of education. Some of our key benefits include: generous paid time-off, medical and dental coverage, company-paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan with employer contribution, multiple flexible spending accounts (FSA), tuition reimbursement, professional development, and regular employee appreciation events.

Pacific Oaks College and Children's School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Posted: 8/7/2018
Application Due: 10/6/2018
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