UAF Community & Technical College - Adjunct - Temporary Faculty Credit

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

Position Summary:

UAF's Community and Technical College is looking for adjunct faculty / part-time instructors to instruct and advise students to prepare graduates to work in occupations that keep our communities running and safe and are instrumental in making Alaska a better place to live, work, learn and recreate. Classes are taught at various locations (including online) and can meet during the daytime, evenings, and/or weekends. Flexible schedules are available. Adjunct positions are on a semester-by-semester contract basis.

Duties:

The University of Alaska Fairbanks, Community and Technical College offers over forty degrees, certificates and endoresements designed to educate and train Alaskans for Alaskan jobs. Our education and training programs prepare graduates to work in occupations that keep our communities running and safe and are instrumental in making Alaska a better place to live, work, learn and recreate.

UAF CTC is responsive to local and regional vocational and technical training needs, and focuses on workforce development to meet the needs of the region and the state. UAF CTC's programs also provide students with the academic framework to help them achieve their higher education goals, whether it is to complete and associate of arts degree or transfer to a baccalaureate program. Staff and faculty have forged close ties with businesses and local agencies, enhancing instruction and increasing job placements.

Classes are taught at 11 locations throughout Fairbanks and the Tanana Valley of Interior Alaska, and can meet during the daytime, evenings, weekends, and/or online. Flexible schedules are available. 

Adjunct duties include instructing, advising, and assessing/grading students, developing a course outline, syllabus, teaching materials, and tests or other assessment methods, all consistent with UAF policies and procedures.  Candidates will be evaluated on suitability of their academic preparation, past teaching experience, and potential for providing high quality instruction to undergraduate students.

Expertise and experience relevant to the effective teaching of the specific subject areas.   

Some departments or programs may require a minimum degree, license or certification in the subject matter.

Adjunct faculty are expected to participate annually in scheduled mandatory initial organization or orientation meetings and are required to complete UAF mandatory training within the specified period of time.

Subject areas include but are not limited to:

  • Alaska Native Studies
  • Allied Health 
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Business 
  • Aviation
  • Automotive Technology
  • Communications 
  • Computer Information and Office Systems
  • Construction Management 
  • Culinary Arts & Hospitality
  • Dental Assisting
  • Developmental English 
  • Development Mathematics
  • Diesel/Heavy Equipment
  • Drafting (Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced AutoCAD)
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMT/Paramedic)
  • English
  • Fire Science
  • Foreign Languages
  • General Academic Courses
  • Human Services
  • Humanities
  • Law Enforcement
  • Paralegal Studies
  • Physics
  • Process Technology
  • Instrumentation
  • Power Generation
  • Recreation
  • Safety/Health/Environmental Awareness
  • Sociology
  • Welding 

UAF CTC employs a diverse population of approximately 40 full-time faculty and 300 adjunct faculty who are represented by two unions and a staff of about 40. Approximately 3000 students attend UAF CTC. They are culturally diverse and include many non-traditional students and students from the military community.  

Please attach a cover letter indicating why you are interested in teaching at UAF CTC and the courses you feel qualified to teach, along with a current professional resume, and the name, address, email and phone number for three professional references.

SUCCESSFUL SUBMISSION OF AN APPLICATION DOES NOT GUARANTEE A JOB OFFER NOR REVIEW OF APPLICATION MATERIAL.

Background Check:

The successful applicant is required to complete a background check.  Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.

UNAD-Adjunct:

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

Training Policy:

It is the policy of the University of Alaska Fairbanks that all employees are required to attend training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period of time to remain employed at UAF.  The policy can be located at:  http://www.uaf.edu/chancellor/policy/04.07.010/

Tobacco-Free Campus:

UAF Campus is a tobacco free campus.  For more information, please go to: http://www.uaf.edu/tobaccofreecampus/

 

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