UAA - Temporary Faculty CPDS

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Classification:Temporary Faculty - Credit
Grade:Adjunct Faculty Grade 03
Work type:Adjunct Faculty
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Anchorage
School/Business unit:Community & Technical College
Location: Anchorage
Categories: Education/Instructional

Position Summary:

English adjunct faculty position teaching classes for the College of Preparatory & Developmental Studies


100Design curriculum. Prepare lesson plans. Instruct students on area of expertise. Hold office hours, or be available for contact with students.Essential

The College Preparatory & Developmental Studies Department (CPDS) helps under-prepared and non-traditional college students increase academic and critical thinking skills and develop the confidence to pursue their life-long learning goals.  The CPDS Developmental English program offers courses in writing (WRTG), along with support courses in reading, grammar, vocabulary, and study skills (PRPE).

The incumbent will be responsible for teaching one or more developmental or undergraduate courses in a manner consistent with the specific course content description.  Adjunct faculty are expected to participate in orientation activities and hold office hours appropriate for the course(s) being taught.  Duties include developing a course outline, syllabus, teaching materials, and tests or other assessment methods consistent with department policies and procedures.    


Master's degree in English, Reading, Secondary Language Arts, or related field to the position AND experience teaching composition to adult students.

Qualified applicants for this position will be placed into a hiring pool.  

***Acceptance into a hiring pool does not constitute a hiring agreement, nor does having worked one semester guarantee that a position will be available the following semester; hiring decisions are made on a semester-by-semester basis, according to the needs of that semester's schedule.

PLEASE NOTE: This is a temporary, non-benefited position. 

This is an at-will, union-represented adjunct position, and may be cancelled based on the needs of the university.

Applicants must attach the following documents as part of their application:
1) Cover Letter
2) Resume or vita
3) Sample Syllabi
4) Names and Contact Information for Three Professional References

5) Copies of your Unofficial Transcripts

Upon hire, official transcripts must be submitted

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