Adjunct - Philosophy Instructor

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Adjunct - Philosophy Instructor

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Seeking adjunct instructors to teach Philosophy courses starting in the Fall 2021 semester. Current available courses are scheduled to meet face-to-face in the morning at the Niles campus and in the evening at the Dowagiac campus.

Required Qualifications:

•Master’s degree with at least 18 semester credit hours of graduate coursework in the content area.
•Excellent organizational and communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

•Master’s degree or higher in subject matter.
•Previous college teaching experience.

Other Information:

All applicants must demonstrate the ability to promote active and collaborative learning through a variety of teaching methods, as well as relate to students. Excellent organization and communication skills as well as the demonstrated use of instructional technology are required.

Physical Requirements:

Must be able to complete the following with or without a reasonable accommodation:

1.The physical activity of this position:

A.Reaching. Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction.
B.Fingering. Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling.
C.Talking. Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word.
D.Hearing. Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information though oral communication and to make the discriminations in sounds.

2. The physical requirements of this position.

Sedentary work. Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time.

3. The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception, and field vision.

The employee is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading.

4. The conditions the employee will be subject to in this position.

None. The employee is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions.

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Posted: 3/26/2021
Application Due: 4/30/2021
Work Type: Full Time