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Part-Time English Faculty

Company:
Blinn College
Job Location:
Brenham
Category:
English and Literature
Type:
Adjunct/Part-Time

Requisition Number: 2024021F

Job Type: Part Time

Job Category: Faculty

Job Description Summary:
To perform the day-to-day operations of the instructional program. To teach courses as scheduled.

Essential Duties :
Blinn College expects all faculty members to demonstrate a commitment to student engagement, student success, and instructional excellence. The essential duties of all faculty are as follows:

Instruction and Classroom Management

  • Maintain access to students through office hours and electronic communication.
  • Prepare, maintain and utilize an accurate course syllabus and assessments for each course using guidelines established by the institution.
  • Utilize a variety of instructional delivery methods, classroom media and educational resources.
  • Maintain student participation and attendance in class.
  • Conduct classes and final exams punctually and in accordance with the prescribed meeting schedule.
Student Success
  • Advise or refer students to available academic support, advising, and counseling services.
  • Maintain a positive and professional relationship with students.
Assessment Duties
  • Hold sole responsibility to assess students' performances through a range of formative and summative assessments and provide constructive feedback in a timely manner.
  • Assist in the development, distribution and collection of assessments for courses and program objectives.
Professional Development and Service
  • Exhibit a commitment to lifelong learning through participation in professional development opportunities and effective teaching methodologies.
  • Actively engage in collegial activities in a professional manner across the department, college, and communities such as departmental meetings, committees, and Blinn College partner collaborations.
Institutional Responsibilities
  • Submit timely college reports and forms to the appropriate divisions.
  • Comply with all college policies and procedures.
  • Exhibit effective communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Attend college orientations, required institutional meetings, and trainings.
Perform other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Master's degree with at least 18 graduate hours in English.

Experience teaching college-level English composition classes.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience teaching at a community college.

Experience teaching developmental English reading and writing or corequisite English composition courses.

Experience developing and teaching blended (hybrid) or online courses.

Quality Matters (QM) training.

Please provide at least 3 professional references.

Salary Range: per part-time faculty salary schedule

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