Washtenaw Community College (WCC) is seeking a Part Time Physics Instructor to teach Physics credit courses. Needs may become available prior to or during each semester. Upon successful submission of your application, resume, and transcripts, you will be considered for teaching opportunities on a per course basis.
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities: • Establish and maintain an environment conducive to student learning. • Prepare for and instruct assigned course(s) through the use of appropriate learning experiences and materials which provide the opportunity to meet overall course objectives and program goals. • Adhere to course syllabus and submission of any data needed to complete Assessment Reports. • Evaluate student progress through day to day evaluation, written examinations and overall observation. • Prepare and grade exams, assignments, and/or lab reports in a meaningful way to promote continued student growth, returning graded assignments to students in a timely manner, and assigning final grades for all students, meeting all institutional deadlines for completion. • Actively support student success through guidance, advising and assisting individual students as needed. • Participate in professional activities including, but not limited to, curriculum planning, examination development, textbook selection, program evaluation/revision and other professional planning activities. • Participate in the Student Opinion Questionnaire (SOQ) process. • Maintain levels of professional knowledge and expertise, including compliance training. • Perform other duties as assigned.
Hours/Schedule: Teaching assignments vary according to class schedules each semester. Classes can run seven days a week in the morning, afternoon, and evening. The terms of employment are based on class enrollment.
Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: • Master’s degree or higher from a regionally-accredited institution in Physics OR master’s degree in a related field with minimum 18 graduate credits in Physics disciplines.
Additional Salary Information: $893.00 per one (1) course contact hour
The course contact hour divided by 15 equals the clock hour rate (i.e. $893/15 = $59.53).
Normally a three (3) credit hour course in either Fall or Winter Semester would typically equal three (3) course contact hours.
Internal Number: PF9997PHY
About Washtenaw Community College
For over 50 years, WCC's open-door admissions policy, affordable tuition rates, and high-quality classes have attracted students from local communities and around the world. More than 18,000 register for credit classes each year, and thousands more enroll in non-credit LifeLong Learning classes. WCC's diverse student body includes more than 1,000 students from over 100 foreign countries.WCC's small classes allow for lots of individual attention. The average class size is 22 students. That's a fraction of the size of many basic classes at four-year colleges and universities.WCC also emphasizes convenience. It offers classes seven days a week, at night, and online. And transferring is easy because WCC has agreements with four-year schools throughout Michigan.