Limited Term Adjunct Instructor - NCI

Location
Tucson, AZ
Posted
Oct 10, 2020
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
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As a cost-saving measure related to the impact of COVID-19, Furlough and Furlough-Based Salary Programs have been approved by the Arizona Board of Regents. All new hires subject to the programs will be notified in accordance with adopted Furlough and Furlough-Based Salary Programs guidelines and will be required to comply with all measures. To learn more about the programs and whether this position is affected, please visit hr.arizona.edu/FY-2020-2021-Furlough-Program.Duties & Responsibilities

Online TranslationInstructor Duties:

  • Teach Spanish English Medical Translation course(s)
  • Hold weekly office hours and post times online and on the syllabus
  • Make sure dates on the syllabus and on D2L are updated and correct
  • Monitor and grade (P/F) online discussions and intervene as needed (e.g., when students need help, or have misunderstood something)
  • Answer student emails and communicate regularly with students
  • Update curriculum and course materials as needed
  • Grade assignments, post grades and offer feedback in a timely fashion (7-10 days after assignment is due)
  • Communicate and/or meet with program director and UA (NCI, CaPE) staff as needed
  • Provide feedback to program director on the course/s as needed
  • Additional duties as required by supervisor
Minimum Qualifications
  • Master’s degree in Spanish
  • Native or near native fluency in Spanish
Preferred QualificationsDemonstrate excellence in teaching for the last two years. Rank Instructor Tenure InformationAdjunct (NTE)FLSAExempt Full Time/Part TimePart TimeNumber of Hours Worked per Week16 Job FTE.40Work CalendarAcademicJob CategoryFacultyBenefits EligibleNo Benefits Rate of Pay$3,500 Compensation TypePer Course Type of criminal background check required:Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive) Number of Vacancies1 Target Hire Date10/29/2020 Expected End Date Contact Information for CandidatesDirector: Sonia Colina [email protected]
National Center for Interpretation (NCI)
1717 E. Speedway Tucson, AZ 85721
Open Date10/9/2020Open Until FilledYesDocuments Needed to ApplyCurriculum Vitae (CV)Special Instructions to Applicant Diversity StatementAt the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.