Political Science Instructor

  • McHenry County College
  • Crystal Lake, IL 60012
  • Sep 19, 2022
Part time / Adjunct Political Science & International Relations

Job Description


Position Information

Adjunct Faculty Title Political Science Instructor
Department Political Science
Job Type Adjunct Faculty
Employee Type Part Time
Academic Year Fall
Course(s) dual degree section of PLT-151 United States Government
Anticipated Schedule MWF 7:45am-8:35am in the Fall 2022 semester
Location Main Campus
Pay Rate Information
Per adjunct contrac
Position Start Date 08/15/2022
Position End Date
Position Summary Information

Position Introduction
Teach a dual degree section of PLT-151 United States Government 
Position Summary
Essential Responsibilities
Including but are not limited to:
-         Teach courses as assigned by the College. 
-         Available to teach daytime, evening, or weekend classes, as needed
-         Available for student conferences either before or after class, and by College email if necessary
-         Develop syllabus using MCC syllabus template
-         Work cooperatively within the department, the division, and throughout the College in striving for educational excellence
-         Conduct regular assessment of student learning
-         Maintain and submit accurate student and course-related paperwork and data needed for College purposes in a timely fashion
-         Document and report attendance daily and maintain and submit accurate attendance records weekly
-         Submit grade reports electronically by the required date
-         Utilize a variety of pedagogical techniques to meet the diverse needs of our student population
-         Utilize computer-based instruction and databases when necessary
Required Qualifications
-         A master's degree in the discipline or a master's degree and 18 graduate credit hours in the discipline.
-         Experience teaching the United States Government course
-         Willingness to use educational technology (i.e. course management platform such as Canvas)
-         Demonstrated commitment to professional growth, especially regarding contemporary expertise specific to assigned teaching content  
-         Commitment to the mission of the community college, and to teaching and motivating community college students in ways appropriate to their diverse backgrounds 
-         Strong communication, organization, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills
Other Required Qualifications
-         Demonstrated dual credit teaching experience
Desired Qualifications
Applications accepted until the position is filled? No
If No, Application Deadline Date
Special Instructions to Applicants

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