Adjunct/Part-time Faculty; Office of Intercultural and Educational Experiences

Office of Intercultural and Educational Experiences
Sep 11, 2019
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Information

General Information

Position NumberEPTF50Working TitleAdjunct/Part-time Faculty; Office of Intercultural and Educational ExperiencesDivisionAcademic AffairsDepartmentInternational Programs (Adm)Work UnitOffice of Intercultural and Educational ExperiencesWork LocationOffice of Intercultural and Educational ExperiencesVacancy Open ToAll CandidatesPosition DesignationAdjunct / Part-Time FacultyEmployment TypeTemporary - Part-timeHours per week10-12 contact hours per week (Varies)Work Schedule

Adjunct faculty teach 1-2 classes per week. Classes are usually taught between 8:30 – 4:30 M-F. Selected candidates will work with the Program Director to determine a schedule.

Pay RateVariesMinimum Experience/Education

Master’s degree in TESL, TEFL, linguistics, or other closely related field and one year experience teaching ESL/EFL.
The Office of Intercultural and Educational Experiences (OIEE) is hiring adjuct/part-time faculty for the Khbrat Building Leadership for Change through School Immersion Program. For this program, UNC Charlotte will host fifteen k-12 English teachers from Saudi Arabia. These program participants will be at UNC Charlotte for one year taking a combination of ESL classes and graduate level coursework in the College of Education. Furthermore, they will be placed at a local k-12 school where they will observe and assist in an assigned classroom. OIEE is seeking adjunct faculty to teach specifically to these participants.

UNC Charlotte also considers competence, effectiveness, and capacity, including, as appropriate, undergraduate and graduate degrees, related work experiences in the field, professional licensure and certifications, honors and awards, continuous documented excellence in teaching, or other demonstrated competencies and achievements that contribute to effective teaching and student learning outcomes.

Departmental Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education:

Meet minimum qualifications with specific coursework in culture and society, educational foundations, second-language pedagogy, second-language assessment, and a language teaching practicum.
At least one year experience teaching in an intensive English program, preferably university-based. Experience in teaching English for specific purposes courses. Demonstrated experience teaching or engaging with Saudi Arabian English language learners.

Duties and Responsibilities

• Prepare and teach assigned courses in a professional manner and attend all classes for which he/she is assigned
• Prepare and deliver lessons consistent with program objectives
• Contribute to creation of materials both individually and in collaboration with other instructors
• Develop and/or update course syllabus, SLOs, lesson plans, projects, or other student assignments based on program objectives
• Grade and record student assignments and assessments as required by the program
• Track student attendance
• Submit complete grade records, mid-term, and final student progress reports according to program requirements
• Attend meetings as the adjunct’s schedule allows
• Assist with orientation and placement testing
• Regularly check and respond as necessary to email/mail
• Follow University policies concerning employee conduct
• Attend on and off campus site visits with program participants as required

UNC Charlotte is accepting applications for adjunct or part-time faculty. These positions are temporary and usually involve teaching a particular course or courses for a specific customized programs. These positions are temporary and do not accrue benefits.
As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups. Applicants subject to criminal background check.

Other Work/ResponsibilitiesNecessary Licenses or CertificationsProposed Hire Date06/15/2019Expected Length of AssignmentSummer 2019 and/or Fall 2019 and/or Spring 2020 semesterPosting Open Date05/10/2019Posting Close Date12/31/2019Special Notes to Applicants

Adjunct Lecturers at the Office of Intercultural and Educational Experiences are classified under “EPA Temporary Teaching” positions and are contracted for one term, renewable for future terms as the student population and placement demand.

Salary is established per program, and does not include health insurance, retirement or other benefits.

Finalists will be subject to a criminal background check.
Finalists will be required to provide an official transcript.

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Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Resume / Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter / Letter of Interest
  3. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts
  2. Teaching Philosophy
  3. Other Document

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