ADJUNCT (GENERAL CHEMISTRY)

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Posting Number 00004
Title ADJUNCT (GENERAL CHEMISTRY)
Position Title Adjunct Faculty Instructor
Position Number 00002
Job Description

The Adjunct Faculty Instructor reports to the Program Chair and will participate in the assigned instructional and administrative operations of the College and assume other duties as required to contribute to the overall success of the program. Maintain teaching load as assigned,

Required Qualifications

EDUCATION:
Doctorate or Master’s Degree in a related field in Chemistry or Biochemistry is required.

EXPERIENCE:
Meet competency requirement (experience in content area within the last five years).
A minimum of 3-5 years of related teaching experience is desired.
Record of successful teaching experience in a postsecondary program is preferred.

KNOWLEDGE/ABILITIES/SKILLS:
Commitment to student learning outcomes and evidence based teaching practices.
Knowledge of and interest in the university mission.
A demonstrated sensitivity to students with diverse academic, socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds and students with disabilities.
Knowledge of computers and willingness to use multimedia instructional materials and computer based educational platforms (Smart Board, Webct/Blackboard, university course management system Power Campus)
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
Demonstrated commitment to teaching, research, and community service.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Strong computer knowledge and skills.
Ability to work with a diverse group of students
Ability to establish and maintain a collegial working relationship with faculty and students.
Ability to maintain safety in the laboratory setting.
Knowledge of teaching and clinical practice in related field.
Knowledge of current developments, trends, and complexities within related field and industry.
Knowledge of health-related education in a global economy.
Demonstrated commitment to service in underserved communities.
Demonstrate a willingness to perform and a commitment to extra-curricular responsibilities on behalf of the department, school, and University.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Minimum Requirements

Meet competency requirement (experience in content area within the last five years).

Preferred Qualifications

A minimum of 3-5 years of related teaching experience is desired.
Record of successful teaching experience in a postsecondary program is preferred.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Occasional stooping. Frequent standing. Constant walking, sitting, climbing, reaching high/low levels, finger movement, feeling, speaking clearly, hearing conversationally, and seeing far and near.

Essential Duties

Teach General Chemistry lecture and lab in Fall and Spring semesters
Develop and distribute course syllabi.
Participate in the development of required documents such as self-studies and reports.
Complete online submission of attendance and grading in CDU portal
Use of course management system (Blackboard/Web CT) as a repository for course documents
Assessment of course student learning outcomes
Involvement in course curriculum design or modifications, as needed
Department meetings, as needed
Participate in department activities associated with the instructional program.
Promote positive relationships with personnel and departments on campus.

Complexity

The ability to contribute to the daily operations of the College while carrying out faculty responsibilities is critical to success in this position.

Mental Demands

The mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment
Special Requirements

Ability to work effectively with a diverse community.

Job Code 2020
FLSA Exempt
Category
Grade Adjunct Faculty
Number of Vacancies 1

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EEO Statement

Charles R. Drew University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Reference List and Contact