To perform instruction and other related duties in the College’s instructional program.
Adjunct faculty member reports to the Department Chair/Program Coordinator, who reports to the Dean, who reports to the Vice President, who reports to the President
Qualifications for Position
Qualifications required for area of teaching – Master’s degree and 18 graduate hours in the teaching discipline.
Commitment to community college mission and philosophy
Excellent communication, organization, and presentation skills
Willingness and ability to teach students in the classroom and through alternative delivery methods
Work with entire College community in an effective and positive manner
Perform instructional duties as assigned for appropriate subject area
Prepare or update syllabi for instructional area as assigned.
Participate in selection of textbooks and equipment, which the instructor deems necessary in instructional assignments.
Perform assessment of student learning and participate in College wide assessment program.
Report absences from assigned responsibilities promptly to the Dean
Maintain attendance and grade records and provide these records for review as necessary
Participate in professional development activities both on campus and off-campus, if available.
Keep abreast of current trends, technologies and information in subject area.
Perform other related duties as assigned
Adjunct faculty member is required to work independently with a minimum amount of supervision. Consultation as necessary is available with the Department Chair or Dean.
Adjunct faculty member is expected to follow all College policies and procedures as well as all local, state, and federal laws. Adjunct faculty member is also expected to adhere to and foster development of Kaskaskia College core values of compassion, honesty, respect, responsibility and fairness.
Depending on the specific teaching schedule, adjunct faculty member can expect to have frequent contact with students and other College employees and will have frequent contact with community.
Physical Demands and Work Environment
Depending on the adjunct faculty member’s load assignment, duties will be performed in either a classroom setting or internship or clinical environment. Travel within the College district, as well as occasional overnight travel is required as necessary to perform the duties of the position
Kaskaskia College is seeking part-time instructors (day and night) to increase their adjunct pool for the following locations and disciplines.
Trenton Education Center
Greenville Education Center
Salem Education Center
Vandalia Education Center
Nashville Education Center
These positions require a master’s degree required with a minimum of 18 graduate hours in the teaching discipline. Two years of community college teaching experience or work experience in the field is preferred.
For further information regarding qualifications, schedule, and duties, please contact Dean of Arts and Sciences at 545-3025.
To receive consideration, applicants must submit a cover letter describing how qualifications meet the position criteria, along with a resume, copy of college transcripts (if applicable), and official Kaskaskia College employment application along with any other qualifying credentials to the address below. The official employment application can be accessed at www.kaskaskia.edu/hr. All applicants being considered for hire will be required to submit to a pre-employment background investigation, including a criminal record check.
A full job description is available upon request by contacting the Human Resources department.
RE: Adjunct Faculty Arts and Sciences
27210 College Road
Centralia, IL 62801
As an AA/EEO employer Kaskaskia College is interested in receiving applications from individuals who would enhance the diversity of the College. A full job description is available at www.kaskaskia.edu/hr.