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Adjunct - Astronomy/Physics/Physical Science Lecture Instructor

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applications are received and considered on a continuous basis. Adjunct faculty are hired to teach lecture and/or lab sections based on need for the upcoming semester. Review of applications occurs continuously until needed positions are filled. Please submit a resume, cover letter and unofficial transcripts. Finalist subject to a criminal background check.

Posting Details

Position Information

Requisition Number 15PT023
Position Title Adjunct - Astronomy/Physics/Physical Science Lecture Instructor
Title Adjunct - Astronomy/Physics/Physical Science Lecture Instructor
Class Code TUG70
Position Status Temporary
Anticipated Hiring Range Commensurate with education, work and teaching experience.
Band Adjunct

Position Summary Information

General Description of Position

The Science Department is looking for qualified adjunct faculty to teach astronomy, physics, and physical science lecture and lab courses. Applicants should have an interest or background in a learning outcome-based curriculum, have expertise in astronomy, physics, physical science, or related fields of study, and have a desire to work in a collaborative environment.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree with 18 graduate hours in astronomy, physics, physical science, or related fields of study.

Preferred Qualifications

Community College teaching experience or university teaching experience preferred.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applications are received and considered on a continuous basis. Adjunct faculty are hired to teach lecture and/or lab sections based on need for the upcoming semester. Review of applications occurs continuously until needed positions are filled. Please submit a resume, cover letter and unofficial transcripts.

Finalist subject to a criminal background check.

Posting Detail Information

Work Hours varies
Open Date 04/26/2016
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Have you ever been convicted of a misdemeanor or felony crime? A "yes" response will not automatically disqualify an applicant from employment consideration. Each application will be evaluated based on the nature of the crime, when it occurred, and the duties and responsibilities of the position for which you are being considered.
    • Yes
    • No
    • No response
  2. If yes, please describe the dates, nature and circumstances of the crime:

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * How I learned of this opening?
    • No Response
    • State Newspaper
    • Anderson Independent Newspaper
    • TCTC Website
    • Unemployment Office
    • Recommended By Employee
    • Higheredjobs.com
    • Other website or listserve
    • Other
  4. If other, please provide details here.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Do you possess at least a Master’s degree with 18 graduate hours in the discipline?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Describe your work experience relevant to this position, including how many years of community college teaching experience you possess.

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * Please list the campuses you are willing to teach at (Pendleton Campus, Anderson Campus, Easley Campus, Local High Schools, On-line, any).

    (Open Ended Question)

  8. * Which hours are you available to teach
    • Day
    • Evening
    • Either
  9. * Explain how you foster a culture of collaboration and improved learning for your students.

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Document