Paralegal Studies Instructor

  • McHenry County College
  • Crystal Lake, IL 60012
  • Sep 19, 2022
Part time / Adjunct Law & Criminal Justice

Job Description


Position Information

Adjunct Faculty Title Paralegal Studies Instructor
Department Paralegal Studies
Job Type Adjunct Faculty
Employee Type Part Time
Academic Year Fall
Course(s) evening section of PAR-124 Intellectual Property Law.
Anticipated Schedule Varies
Location Main Campus
Pay Rate Information
Per additional assistance 
Position Start Date 08/15/2022
Position End Date
Position Summary Information

Position Introduction
-         Teach courses as assigned by the College. 
Position Summary
-         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 teaching styles in order to satisfy the different learning styles of students
-         Utilize computer-based instruction and databases when necessary
Essential Responsibilities
-         Bachelor's degree in Paralegal Studies or related degree with at least, 2,000 hours of related work experience.
-         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 and learning styles
-         Strong communication, organization, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills
Required Qualifications
-         2,000 hours demonstrated teaching experience in an early childhood setting
-         Experience practicing Intellectual Property Law
-         Experience teaching at a 2-year college
Other Required Qualifications
Desired Qualifications
Applications accepted until the position is filled? No
If No, Application Deadline Date
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