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Adjunct - Anthropology (Online Classes Only)

Employer
Indian River State College
Location
Saint Lucie West, Florida
Closing date
Jul 19, 2024

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Position Type
Faculty
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Academic
QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

The qualifications, knowledge, and skill requirements for this position include:

Required:
  • Master's degree from a regionally accredited institution in Anthropology, or a Master's degree from a regionally accredited institution with a minimum of eighteen (18) graduate hours in Anthropology;
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written;
  • Proven teaching skills with the ability to convey basic concepts and theories in a practical and comprehensible way;
  • Ability to recognize and to respond to students from culturally diverse backgrounds as well as the willingness to make students active partners in the teaching/learning process;
  • Computer literacy and experience using computers in classroom with a willingness to apply technology and innovative approaches to the teaching of specific discipline.
  • Experience with online instruction

Preferred:
  • Doctorate from a regionally accredited institution in Anthropology;
  • Two to five years teaching experience in a post-secondary institution;

All instructors must meet the appropriate credentialing requirements for the Southern Association for Colleges and Schools (SACS).

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Preparing, instructing, and grading all class coursework;
  • Assigning final grades;
  • Assist students with grade issues, answer questions, and maintain appropriate levels of communication.

SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Instructing assigned classes; grading all quizzes, tests, and written assignments;
  • Assigning final grades and delivering grades and grade justification sheets;
  • Maintaining regularly scheduled office hours to meet with students;
  • Maintaining a safe and effective classroom environment;
  • Participating in department, division, and general adjunct faculty meetings;
  • Completing other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

This position requires an ability to sit and stand for extended periods of time and to present oral lectures/demonstrations, walk, bend, lift, reach up, stoop, and carry items occasionally in excess of twenty-five (25) pounds. Some lifting of computer and electronic equipment may be required. It also requires manual dexterity to operate standard office machines, such as, copier, fax, calculator, telephone, and other equipment as necessary. IRSC expects its employees to follow proper safety standards while employed by the College.

Classification

Adjunct

Supervisory

No

FLSA Exempt

Yes

Employment Type

Temporary (Fixed Term)

Compensation and Application Deadline

Credit rate $597.00 - $669.00 | Open until filled | Commensurate with Degree/Experience Level

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