Adjunct Faculty Teaching Load (Policy 2.143)

Authority: F.S. 1001.64; FAC 6A-14.0491
Date Adopted: 08/2013; 10/2014
Date of Review: 06/2014

Policy

  1. It is the policy of the College that temporary, part-time instructors/professors are designated as Adjunct Faculty. This designation includes instructional (teaching) faculty only.
  2. In addition to teaching classes, Adjunct Faculty are expected to spend time preparing for class, meeting with students, grading student work, learning institutional procedures and corresponding with departmental representatives.
  3. The amount of time that an adjunct faculty member will spend on these professional work requirements will vary by the type of courses taught.
    1. Each college credit adjunct faculty member will provide 1.8 hours of service (representing a combination of teaching or classroom time and time performing related tasks such as class preparation and grading of examinations or papers) per week for each hour of teaching or classroom time.
    2. Each post-secondary adult vocational (PSAV) or adult education (ABE/GED/AHS/ELI), or applied music adjunct faculty member will provide 1.6 hours of service (representing a combination of teaching or classroom time and time performing related tasks such as class preparation and grading of examinations or papers) per week for each hour of teaching or classroom time.

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