Adjunct Instructor, Paralegal

Urban Campus/Des Moines
Aug 13, 2019
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Details

Position Information

Job TitleAdjunct Instructor, ParalegalCampusUrban Campus/Des MoinesJob Number20-ADJ107Employment DateFall 2019 and Spring 2020 semestersJob CategoryAdjunct FacultyApplication & Position Contact Information

Albert Farr at [email protected]

Posting Detail Information

Salary Information

$947 per Equivalent Credit Hour (ECH)

Job Summary

Temporary, part-time instructor for Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 Semesters.
Various Paralegal Courses.

Essential Functions

Teaches assigned courses in accordance with course competencies and syllabi. Develops and/or utilizes a variety of instructional strategies, techniques and delivery methods designed to meet the individual learning styles of students. Fosters a safe and civil learning environment. Informs students about course requirements, evaluation procedures, and attendance policies. Monitors, evaluates, and documents student attendance, progress and competency attainment.

Required Qualifications

Juris Doctor degree
2 years experience in law practice as a licensed attorney
Ability to be licensed to practice law in Iowa within 2 years of date of employment
Demonstrated effectiveness working with populations having diverse values, and/or coming from varied cultures and backgrounds.

Desired Qualifications

Teaching experience.

Work Schedule

Various Paralegal courses
PRL 102 Intro to Paralegal Studies, Tuesdays 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
PRL 156 Intellectual Property Law, Tuesdays 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
PRL 183 Employment Law, Mondays 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Posting Date07/18/2019Deadline for Submitting ApplicationsOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to Applicants

THIS VACANCY REQUIRES: Attachment of transcripts to your electronic application. Transcripts must contain the applicant’s name and degrees conferred. Scanned copies are acceptable.

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Documents Needed to ApplyRequired Documents
  1. Transcripts
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  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
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  4. Transcript 3
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