Adjunct Instructor for Writing


Adjunct Instructor for Writing

 

Job No:

521992

Classification:Temporary Faculty - Credit

Grade:Adjunct Faculty Grade 09

Work type:Adjunct Faculty, On Campus

Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Anchorage

School/Business unit:UAA Matanuska Susitna College

Location:Palmer

Categories: Education/Instructional

 

Position Summary:

Mat-Su College is recruiting qualified applicants for its pool of adjunct instructors in Writing. We are seeking applicants who possess a desire to help students succeed in reaching their goals. Mat-Su College is a community campus of the University of Alaska Anchorage. The campus is located in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough, the fastest growing region of Alaska. Applicants must be available to work within Alaska during the length of the assignment. No relocation expenses will be paid for adjunct instruction. Join us and help turn student aspirations into reality!

 

Duties:

Adjunct faculty members are responsible for preparing and delivering one or more courses in a manner consistent with approved Course Content Guides. Course content must be appropriate for Student Learning Outcomes and class delivery mode (face-to-face). Adjunct faculty are expected to prepare and submit a syllabus including university policy statements, hold classes and office hours consistent with required contact hours, evaluate student learning, provide feedback and respond to student questions in a timely manner, track and submit student success data, submit final grades prior to registrar's deadlines, and collect student artifacts for assessment. All adjunct faculty will be evaluated for teaching effectiveness.

 

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

Candidates will be evaluated on suitability of their graduate-level academic coursework and preparation, past teaching experiences, expertise and experience relevant to the effective teaching of their specific field, and potential for providing high-quality instruction to undergraduate students in English courses at Mat-Su College.

 

Typical Experience:

Evidence of having successfully taught at least 6 credit hours of English and/or Writing classes at the college level is preferred.

 

Required Education or Training:

Candidates must have a Master's degree in Masters in English, Composition and Rhetoric, or Creative Writing.

 

Salary Information:

 

Salary is based on the number of previous semesters teaching experience within the University of Alaska.

 

Special Instructions to Applicants:

 

Please attach a resume, cover letter, and the names and contact information (email address and phone number) for three (3) professional references with your application.

 

This is a pooled position, which means that the position remains open over the entire academic year.

 

*To be eligible for this position, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction. Applicants who now or may in the future require visa sponsorship to work in the United States are not eligible.

 

UNAD-Adjunct:

 

This is an at-will, union represented adjunct position, and may be cancelled based upon the needs of the university.

 

Union Representation:

 

This position is represented by United Academic - Adjuncts, AAUP-AFT/AFL-CIO.

 

The University of Alaska (UA) is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance in completing this application or during any phase of the interview process, please contact UA Human Resources by phone at 907-450-8200.

 

UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: http://www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination

 

The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.

 

Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act.

 

If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact University of Alaska HR at 907-450-8200.

 

Applications Close: 30 Jun 2023

 

To apply, visit: https://apptrkr.com/3824639

 

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Palmer, AK

8 day(s) ago

Closing Date 2023-02-22