Adjunct - Chemistry
Position DetailsReq ID:req7299Position Title:Adjunct - ChemistryPosition Type:Adjunct/Temporary FacultyOSU Campus:ScienceDepartment:ScienceLocation Address:
900 N. Portland Ave,
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 73107
United States Hiring Supervisor and Contact Info:Evan BurkalaHiring Range:
(Contingent upon available funding):700.00 - 700.00, Salary Work Schedule:Monday – Friday, occasionally includes some evenings and weekendsJob Summary:Job Description: Teaches Chemistry for the Spring semester of 2020.To develop, in each student, the skills of critical thinking and to help students learn chemistry presented to them in order for that student to become a positive member of the community.
Essential Job Functions:Maintain student and course records.Maintain and file current course outlines, objectives and grading procedures for all courses.Exhibit innovative and adaptive instructional methods.Provide continuing education experiences for the community.Completes all mandatory training and participates in a minimum of two professional development each year.Perform other related duties as assigned. The duties listed in this job description are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Special Instructions to ApplicantsResume and cover letter are required for full consideration.Official transcripts will be required upon hire.Education & ExperiencePosition Qualifications:
Master’s degree in subject area required, or Master’sdegree + 18 graduate credit hours in subject area required, or Bachelor’sdegree plus industry certification/experience for technical program facultyonly
Experience:Musthave educational qualifications to teach in subject area or have documentedspecialty education/experience to meet tested experience requirements, as perthe Higher Learning Commission’s publication on Determining Qualified Faculty,and provide leadership in an academic discipline and/or degree program. Programs with discipline-specific externalaccreditation may have more stringent training and experience requirements. Other performance measures: Successful performance of the job requires creativity, initiative, and effective problem solving.Must work constructively with faculty, staff, and university officials to accomplish essential job functions.An incumbent must use tact and diplomacy.Following school dress standards, proper attendance or leave policies, and other work-habit concerns are required
Skills, Knowledge, Abilities Required:
- Communication skills – Must be able to communicate verbally
and in writing with clear, grammatically correct English and prepare complex
reports on deadline; requires interaction with supervisors, colleagues,
students, alumni, advisory committee members, and the public, using tact,
discretion, and independent judgment.
- Computer skills – Must demonstrate proficiency in Microsoft
Office (MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel), as well as e-mail and internet. Passion for assisting students with educational endeavors and representing the OSU brand with positivity and professionalism Evidences a history of demonstrating ethical and professional behavior
Ph.D. in relatedfield
Oklahoma State University (OSU) strives to provide a safe study, work, and living environment for its faculty, staff, volunteers and students. To support this environment and comply with applicable laws and regulations, OSU conducts pre-employment background checks on final candidates. Offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. The type of background check conducted varies by position and can include, but is not limited to, criminal (felony and misdemeanor) history, sex offender registry, motor vehicle history, financial history, and/or education verification. Background checks will be conducted when required by law or contract and when, in the discretion of the university, it is reasonable and prudent to do so.