DMS Adjunct Faculty

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Job Title DMS Adjunct Faculty Department Health Sciences Division- Posting Number DMSADJUNCT Location Springfield, VA: 22150 Full or Part Time Part-Time Position End Date (if temporary) Required Travel Relocation Covered Salary Range Commensurate per rank per VCCS criteria Position Summary Information

Basic Function

Adjunct instructors needed to teach Diagnostic Medical Sonography courses offered at the Northern Virginia Community College Medical Education Campus in Springfield, Virginia. Courses may cover a variety of topics in general (abdominal and ob/gyn), vascular, pediatric, musculoskeletal, or breast sonography; and/or echocardiography per program needs.

Duties and Responsibilities

Adjunct faculty are employed to teach up to 12 credit hours in the fall and/or spring semesters and/or up to 8 credit hours during the summer session. Teaching load is based on student enrollment and staffing needs. Instruction may be during the day, evening, or weekend depending on program scheduling. The adjunct faculty appointment contains no guarantee of continued employment.

Minimum Qualifications

Current professional registry credential such as RDMS, RVT, RDCS, RVS, or RCS; evidence of professional experience as a Sonographer within the last 3 years; and either an Associate of Applied Science (or equivalent degree or certificate) in a Sonography discipline or Bachelor of Science degree in a related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Multiple professional registry credentials (e.g. RDMS abdomen and ob/gyn, RDMS and RVT, RVT and RDCS, etc.); prior teaching experience.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of instructional technologies (e.g. Canvas). Excellent interpersonal and oral/written communication skills. Skilled in teaching lecture, online/hybrid, and/or hands-on laboratory courses.

Operation of a State Vehicle No Posting Detail Information

Open Date 04/30/2019 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Background Check Statement

The selected candidate’s offer is contingent upon the successful completion of an extensive criminal background
investigation, which may include: fingerprint checks, local agency checks, employment verification, verification of
education, credit checks (relevant to employment), and other checks requested by the VCCS and NOVA such as
I-9 and E-Verify requirements. Additionally, selected candidates may be required to complete the Commonwealth’s
Statement of Economic Interest.

Additional Information Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Writing Sample
  3. Other Document
  4. Unofficial Transcript 2
  5. Unofficial Transcript 3




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Posted: 5/1/2019
Application Due: 7/30/2019
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