Adjunct Faculty, Kinesiology
DescriptionCommitment to Mission:
This job carries with it the obligation to uphold the Mission of Lone Star College (LSC) in carrying out the duties of the position. A commitment to positive interpersonal behaviors, professional communication, diversity, integrity, leadership, stewardship, respect and accountability to LSC students and employees is essential.
Lone Star College-Creekside Center
Lone Star College, located in the north metropolitan Houston area, is one of the largest and fastest growing community colleges in the country featuring six comprehensive colleges and 10 centers with over 95,000 credit and non-credit students each semester, an annual budget exceeding $500,000,000, and 7,300 employees spread over a 2100 square mile area.
LSC adds $3.1 billion to the local and regional economy by providing educational opportunities across the north Houston region.
LSC-Creekside Center is a state-of-the-art, full-service satellite center designed to serve the western portion of the Woodlands, as well as Tomball and the surrounding communities. Its location in an area of rapid growth provides an ideal opportunity for both working and non-traditional students. The facility offers a selection of day, evening and weekend credit courses, including university-transfer courses and certificates.
Campus address is 8747 West New Harmony Trail. The Woodlands, Texas 77375
Position Summary: It is the responsibility of the teaching faculty to provide the learning activities and support that will lead to the achievement of the course objectives and contribute to the educational environment of the college and the community. Primary responsibilities are to plan, develop and teach courses within the curriculum in a manner that facilitates student learning. Adjunct faculty are hired in a part-time capacity on a semester-by-semester basis, contingent upon the needs of the System. Lone Star College accepts application material year-round from qualified applicants willing to teach on a part-time basis. Adjunct (part-time) faculty hiring is based on student demand. We offer day, evening, and weekend classes. Classes are offered at various times and locations during the academic year. As a rule, adjunct faculty may teach a maximum of five classes per academic year. Job Functions: 1. Teaches Kinesiology courses at a variety of times and locations 2. Submits required college reports and forms in a timely manner 3. Develops and/or utilizes a course syllabus for each course, following established institutional guidelines 4. Meets with and advises students either before or after class or by appointment, electronic communication, or other appropriate methods 5. Evaluates students to measure their progress in achieving course objectives and informs students in a timely manner of their progress 6. Maintains professional relationships with students, colleagues, and the community 7. Attends meetings, trainings, and orientations as required 8. Responsible for other reasonable related duties as assigned Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
$41.75 per contact hour
Work Schedule & Conditions:
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By joining our top notch institution, you will enjoy being a part of an organization recognized for the 3rd year in a row as a "Great College To Work For". We offer a supportive, collegial work environment, excellent work/life balance, tuition reimbursement, participation in the TIAA-CREF retirement plan and more.
How to Apply:
ALL APPLICANTS MUST APPLY ONLINE ONLY!
Application material received via fax, email, mail, or hand delivery will not be accepted.
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Lone Star College is an EEO Employer. All positions are subject to a criminal background check
Primary Location: US-Texas-The Woodlands
8747 West New Harmony Trail (0303)
8747 West New Harmony Trail
Job: Student Services
Organization: LSC Tomball - 03
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Job Posting: Feb 25, 2018, 9:41:20 PM