Job Description Summary: Seeking adjunct instructors to teach Mathematics courses starting in the Fall 2020 semester. Courses may include developmental and transitional math, quantitative reasoning, college algebra, precalculus, and/or statistics. Current available courses are scheduled to meet face-to-face daytime and/or evening at the Dowagiac and/or Niles campuses. However, courses may be moved to an online or hybrid format if needed. Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Teach effectively using a variety of instructional methods
Be accessible to students
Grade assignments and respond to student inquiries
Provide timely feedback to students' questions and concerns
Use Moodle (our LMS platform) regularly for posting assignments, attendance, and grades
Proficient with computer technologies, including Microsoft Office and email
Familiar with rules, regulations, administrative practices, guidelines and policies of the College
Provide the department with student performance data that is required for regular outcomes assessment
Work comfortably with a diverse student population that includes dual-enrolled high school students, traditional college students, and nontraditional college students
The duties listed in this job description are not all-inclusive, but a list of the major responsibilities. Additional duties not noted in the job description may be assigned by a supervisor.
Required Qualifications: 18 Graduate credits or equivalent in Mathematics or related coursework. Excellent organization and communication skills
Preferred Qualifications: Masters degree or higher in subject matter or equivalent Community College teaching experience
Other Information: All applicants must demonstrate the ability to promote active and collaborative learning through a variety of teaching methods, as well as relate to students. Excellent organization and communication skills as well as the demonstrated use of instructional technology are required.
Southwestern Michigan College has two beautiful campuses to help support the mission of providing Know for All. We are located in the heart of America, in Dowagiac, MI, a community who welcomes all and has a vibrant and alive downtown.