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Adjunct Faculty, Criminal Justice

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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.

Cultural Beliefs:

  • Students Matter
  • Inspire Excellence
  • Act Intentionally
  • Better Together
  • No Fear!
  • Trust!
The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For” is designed to recognize colleges that have been successful in creating great workplaces and to further research and understanding of the factors, dynamics and influences that have the most impact on organizational culture at higher education institutions.

 Lone Star College was recognized in five areas: Confidence in Senior Leadership; Diversity; Facilities, Workspace & Security; Job Satisfaction; and Work/Life Balance.

 

Campus Marketing Statement:

Lone Star College-CyFair-Fairbanks 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.  


Fairbanks Center, a satellite center of LSC-CyFair, is located at Highway 290 and West Little York Road, near the Sam Houston Tollway. The center provides a variety of services to students including advising, registration, counseling, and tutoring. Academic programs include basic transfer courses, developmental studies, and English for Speakers of Other Languages.


Campus address is 14955 Northwest Freeway/Hwy 290 Houston, Texas 77040.


Position Summary:

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 System 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 courses at a variety of times and locations.
  2. Submits timely required college reports and forms.
  3. Develops and utilizes a course syllabus for each course following established institutional guidelines.
  4. Advises students in academic matters.
  5. Provides timely, quality access to students through posted office hours, electronic communication and other appropriate methods.
  6. Evaluates students by a variety of means to measure their progress in achieving course objectives and inform them in a timely manner of their progress.
  7. Maintains professional relationships with students, colleagues, and the community
  8. Completes required district training.
  9. Attends campus orientation.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
  • Basic Computer skills.
  • Mastery of course content.
  • Commitment to academic excellence, student success, exceptional service, and providing a dynamic climate for lifelong learning
  • Excellent in communication and interpersonal skills and student engagement.
Salary:


$41.75 per contact hour

Work Schedule & Conditions:
  • Hours will vary depending on class time. Instructors are required to meet with classes at all scheduled times and be available to students outside of class instruction
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QualificationsRequired:
  • Master's degree in criminal justice or master's degree with 18 hours of graduate level coursework in criminal justice.
Benefits Marketing Statement:

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.

Postings for part-time and adjunct positions are active for the academic year. By selecting the option to receive notifications on your profile, you will begin receiving electronic communication regarding new opportunities with Lone Star College (LSC).

If selected for an interview, a recruiter will contact you by phone, or email to schedule an interview.

Lone Star College participates in the E-Verify program, under which Lone Star College provides the federal government with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm that the employee is authorized to work in the United States.

More information on the E-Verify program is available at www.dhs.gov/E-Verify

Lone Star College is an EEO Employer. All positions are subject to a criminal background check

Primary Location: US-Texas-Cypress
Work Locations:
9191 Barker Cypress Rd (0500)
9191 Barker Cypress Rd
Cypress, 77433


Job: Student Services
Organization: LSC Fairbanks Center - 0501
Schedule: Part-time
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Job Posting: Oct 28, 2017, 8:42:38 AM

 

 

 

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Posted: 5/15/2019
Application Due: 8/13/2019
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