|Date Posted||March 28, 2013|
|Job Requisition Number||101921|
|Position Title||Adjunct Professor, Humanities|
|Position Type||FAC PT|
|Pay Benefits and Work Schedule|
|Salary is according to the Faculty Salary Schedule.|
|Seminole State College is seeking adjunct faculty with a personal and professional commitment to student learning. The successful candidate will join a dynamic, collaborative faculty educating highly motivated students. We are one of the fastest-growing state colleges in Florida, offering 196 degrees and programs, including five bachelor’s degrees. We serve Central Florida with six sites and more than 32,000 students. We are also recognized for our expert faculty and staff’s unwavering commitment to student success. You'll find the results of their dedicated work reflected in the growing reputation and achievements of the College.|
THIS IS A POOL POSITION. This is a temporary part-time adjunct teaching position. Applications for adjunct faculty positions are accepted on a continuous basis and reviewed when openings become available. Applications remain active for one year from the date received. Associate Deans will review applications only when positions become available.
Teaching strategies will be incorporated to foster student learning, success and retention. Adjunct faculty will work with other faculty in support of curricula improvement as appropriate to promote students' success and mastery of course and program competencies. The person in this position will plan, organize and teach classes as assigned. Flexible hours and days, assigned campus location may vary due to enrollment.
Required Qualifications: This position requires a Master’s degree in Humanities or a Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate hours in at least two of the following:
- American Studies with a Humanities focus
- Art Appreciation/History
- Cultural Studies (e.g. Popular Culture
- American Culture
- Asian Culture
- African American Culture)
- Drama; English/Creative
- Writing; Foreign Languages with a Humanities focus
- History; Humanities; Interdisciplinary Studies with Humanities focus
- Liberal/General Studies with Humanities focus
- Literature (in English, Modern, and/or Classical Languages e.g. Spanish, Greek, Japanese); Music; Philosophy
- Theatre and Western/Eastern Civilization
Teaching experience is desired.
Required documents: A resume, cover letter and transcripts showing date degree was conferred (copies accepted) must be uploaded and attached to your application to be considered.
For those with degrees from institutions outside of the USA: When applying for a position where a degree is required, you are required to have your educational credentials evaluated by a qualified educational credentialing agency. This evaluation must be submitted at the time of application. We recommend World Education Services at P.O. Box 5087, Bowling Green Station, New York, NY 10274-5087, telephone (212) 966-6311 or email address www.wes.org. The interview process may be delayed until such a review has been completed.
|Conditions of Employment|
|Finalists and individuals recommended for employment at Seminole State College may be subject to background investigations and fingerprinting in compliance with Florida Statute 1001.64; and Seminole State College Policy 1.020; 2.020. Criminal background checks and fingerprinting will be conducted for all new employees, and for rehired employees who have had a break in service for one year or more. The Office of Human Resources will determine which background checks shall be conducted for each position, based upon its review of job descriptions and the responsibilities of the position. These include, but are not limited to, positions that have access to money, master keys, security-sensitive areas and confidential information; positions that have the capability to create, delete, and alter records; and positions that are responsible for the care and instruction of children. The College will conduct various types of background checks which may include, but are not limited to: criminal background, credit check, driver's license check, previous employment and references.|
|How to Apply|
|Attach a resume to the completed online application. Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include work history and all education details (if applicable) even if attaching a resume. |
For positions requiring a degree, upload and attach copies of your transcripts showing the date your degree was conferred to be considered for the position.
|Equal Employment Opportunity|
|Seminole State College is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discriminatory employment actions against and treatment of employees and applicants for employment based on actual or perceived race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, gender, disability, military status, marital status, genetic predisposition, sexual orientation, or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable Federal, State or local law.|
|This is not a grant funded position|
VETERANS' PREFERENCE: Full-time and Part-time Faculty positions are not eligible for Veterans' Preference.
For positions other than faculty positions; to claim Veteran's Preference, a copy of your DD-214 form, Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty must be uploaded and attached to your application to claim Veterans' Preference.
Holders of Degrees from institutions Outside of the USA: Individuals who have completed college or university course work at an institution in a country other than the United States are required to obtain a complete evaluation of foreign transcripts and degrees. Foreign transcripts should be evaluated by one of the organizations approved by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services. The interview process may be delayed until such a review has been completed.
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