Adjunct faculty - Humanities

Location
Multiple Campuses
Posted
Jun 06, 2019
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Community College
Position Information

Position Information

Position Identification Number (PIN)1179DepartmentAdjunct CHA - HumanitiesCampusMultiple CampusesWorking Job TitleAdjunct faculty - HumanitiesJob CategoryAdjunct facultyFLSAExemptJob TypeTemporaryAdvertised Hiring RangeCurrent per credit hour minimumDuties

Adjunct faculty are part-time (classroom or on-line) faculty hired to teach on a semester basis. Currently seeking adjuncts to teach day hours at the Harrisburg Campus, and could potentially expand to other campuses.
HUM 201: World Mythology: This course is very unique because we investigate mythology from across the globe. We include units on Creation myths, Hero Myths, Fertility (seasonal) myths, Folklore and Ritual. A Masters Degree in Humanities, Literature, Anthropology or a related field is required. Evidence of knowledge of a variety of significant world myths from, for example, India, Africa, Mesopotamia, Native America, and Norway is important. Coursework in mythology or folklore is required, and courses in World cultures and religions are helpful. World literature classes are also beneficial.

Classification DescriptionList the broad major functions of the position.

Provides academic instruction and student academic support for assigned classes. Performs tasks designed to ensure the quality and consistency of academic instruction.

Adjunct faculty must develop instructional methods for their assigned course(s). The instructional methods must pertain to the course(s) learning outcomes and course catalog description.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in Humanities, Literature, Anthropology, or a related field required.

Qualifications: Preferred Experience

Three years teaching experience at the secondary or post-secondary level.

Additional Knowledge and SkillsPhysical RequirementsLicensing Requirements

PA Act 15 Clearances

As a requirement for this position, you are expected to provide current copies of the following: Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance, Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check, and Federal Bureau of Investigation Criminal Background Check prior to your first day of employment. These must have been obtained within the last 60 months and for the purpose of employment (not volunteer). You may submit current copies of your clearances to the Office of Human Resources at the time an offer of employment is made.

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