Adjunct - International Studies

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Job DetailsLevel ExperiencedJob Location St Augustine Campus - St Augustine, FLPosition Type Part TimeEducation Level Graduate DegreeSalary Range UndisclosedTravel Percentage NoneJob Shift DayJob Category EducationDescription

The International Studies program in the Department of Humanities at Flagler College invites applications for part-time instructors for INT 200: Introduction to International Studies. The course covers a variety of topics concerning historical and current global issues through an interdisciplinary lens. This course is part of the college’s General Education program and is Writing Intensive. As such, our goals are for students to learn the way various disciplines approach global problems, as well as improve critical thinking and writing skills.

The program maintains a file of potential candidates which will be reviewed when a specific need arises. The program will contact candidates when there is a need for instructors and will keep the position posted to maintain an active and up-to-date candidate pool.

Job Description: To instruct students at Flagler College and to exhibit professional conduct in the performance of assigned tasks

Essential Functions:

  • Teaches assigned courses.
  • Prepares a detailed syllabus for each course and distributes a copy of the syllabus to each student. The syllabus must conform to the requirements set forth in the Faculty Handbook and those that may be established by the department chair.
  • Maintains weekly office hours. When classes are in session, part-time faculty are expected to be on campus at least one hour for each course taught to meet with students outside class. These meetings may take place immediately before or after class.
  • Keeps an accurate record of student attendance and reports excessive absences to the Department Chair and the Dean of Academic Life.
  • Maintains an accurate record of grades in the learning management system and submits final grades in a timely manner as directed by the Office of the Registrar.
  • Seeks ways to improve teaching effectiveness.
  • Evaluates teaching effectiveness through student ratings of course and instruction and self-evaluation.
Additional Responsibilities:

  • Assists the Dean of Student Services in maintaining the rules and regulations of the College.
  • Assists the Director of Business Services and the Director of Campus Safety and Security in maintaining a healthful, safe and secure environment for all members of the College community.
  • Performs other duties as may be required by the department chair, the Dean of Humanities and Sciences, the Dean of Academic Life, the Dean of Academic Affairs, and the President.

Candidates must hold a Master’s degree in International Studies, Political Science, Anthropology or History, or hold a Master’s degree in any field and have earned 18 graduate level hours in one of the above disciplines. Preferred qualifications include previous teaching experience.

Non - Discrimination Statement
Flagler College is committed to diversity, inclusion and pursuit of a higher education with adherence to high ethical standards. It is the policy of Flagler College not to discriminate in admission, treatment, or access to, or employment in, its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, gender identity or expression, or any other protected characteristic.




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Posted: 6/11/2019
Application Due: 7/24/2019
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