Adjunct Faculty - English

Location
Daley College
Posted
Aug 19, 2019
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Community College
Duties and Responsibilities

ADJUNCT FACULTY - ENGLISHDALEY COLLEGE


Daley College is currently seeking a part-time Faculty toteach English during the fall semester. If you have passion for teaching andlearning, and are committed to the mission of the community college, considerjoining our team. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated success in theclassroom by developing and using effective teaching strategies that meetstudents’ diverse needs and engage the student in critical thinking andproblem-solving.


PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design courses to meet learning outcomes, and promotestudents’ active participation in their own learning.
  • Create an effective learning environment that fostersstudents’ intellectual curiosity and helps students to problem solve usingdiscipline-specific thinking strategies.
  • Employ a variety of formative and summative assessments toensure that classroom instruction leads to student learning and the attainmentof the student learning outcomes for the course.
  • Help students reach their academic, personal and careergoals and foster a safe environment that respects the diversity of people andideas by modeling respect for all students and conveying confidence in everystudent’s ability to learn.
  • Contribute to and provide leadership in the student’sacademic and professional communities, and promote collaboration and teamworkamong members of these communities.




Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in English Language and Literature Master’sdegree and 18 graduate hours in English, Literature, Creative Writing orComposition/ Rhetoric or M.A. in (print) Journalism (not broadcast).
  • Knowledge of D2L System, preferred.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and abilityto communicate with diverse group of staff and students required.
  • Experience with a diverse, multi-lingual student populationis desired, as is a commitment to the open access mission of the communitycollege.

To Apply, please submit the following:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Unofficial transcripts

Note: Official transcripts must be provided if hired.


We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Thank you for your interest in City Colleges!





Job: Adjunct
Primary Location: Daley College
Job Posting: Aug 14, 2019, 12:10:13 PM

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