Adjunct Faculty - Social Behavioral Sciences Division Job at Central Arizona College, Coolidge, AZ

  • Central Arizona College
  • Coolidge, AZ

Job Description

Job Summary

The Social Behavioral Sciences Division is seeking adjunct faculty to teach a variety of courses:

  • Anthropology
  • Administration of Justice
  • Communication Studies
  • History
  • Native American Studies
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
Responsible for teaching courses in accordance with the philosophy, vision, mission, policies, and procedures of the college.


  • Teach assigned classes in accordance with college policy and in a variety of potential modalities (e.g., face-to-face, online, hybrid, Interactive Television (iTv), Weekend College, accelerated, evening or late start classes) on any campus, site or center as directed by division chair or program director.
  • Provide and present information, content, and context through lecture, laboratory, recitation, seminars and/or other learning venues utilizing a variety of teaching/learning styles as appropriate to the course content.
  • Employ a variety of assessment tools; evaluate grades and comment on student work in a timely fashion in order to facilitate and ensure student progress throughout the course.
  • Communicate with students as appropriate. This may include email, online discussions, virtual chats within the Learning Management System, instant messaging (IM), telephone and/or face-to-face consultations to provide frequent feedback. Refer students to appropriate college and community services when needed.
  • Communicate to students when and how they will be available to assist students outside of scheduled class time.
  • Maintain records of student progress and performance; complete and return required reports to the appropriate office by established due date.
  • Develop, prepare and evaluate instructional materials, as required by chair or director.
  • Write and develop syllabi and course calendars, in accordance with college policy.
  • Review and update course outlines and syllabi, and provide input on text selection when appropriate, in cooperation with other faculty and appropriate division chair or program director as necessary.
  • Collaborate with division chair, program director, other faculty and other programs to review and maintain the integrity of the curriculum within established college timelines or more frequently if necessary.
  • Assist in recruitment and retention of students through the development and implementation of teaching and learning strategies primarily in the instructional setting.
2. College/Community Service and Shared Governance:
  • Recognize the goals and mission of the college to maintain a positive professional and educational environment that promotes student success and enhances community relations.
3. Professional Development:
  • Are invited to attend and participate in professional development activities.
  • Cultivate development of instructional programs and knowledge of trends, pedagogy, andragogy, and new technologies.
  • Participate in the evaluation process as defined by Policies and Procedures.


  • Master's degree in the discipline or subfield or
  • Master's degree in any field with 18 graduate semester hours in the discipline or subfield or
  • In disciplines where a master's degree is not offered and the doctorate is the terminal degree, or where the candidate has opted not to receive a master's degree during the course of study for the doctorate degree as a terminal degree, or where all but the dissertations (ABD) of a doctorate degree has been obtained, 24 graduate semester hours in the discipline or subfield are required.
PAY RATE: $900.00 per credit hour

APPLICATION INFORMATION: The application packet must include:
  • Letter of interest
  • Current resume
  • Unofficial copies of transcripts reflecting the required degree and/or certifications.
Copies of transcripts should reflect completed course work and conferred degrees. All academic course work and degrees must be from a regionally accredited college or university or be certified by an acceptable agency that the institution is recognized by the appropriate governmental agency in its home country (this is generally stated in the degree evaluation). Foreign transcripts must be evaluated for equivalency to United States accredited course work by an acceptable agency such as those agencies certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES).

Background Verification : As a condition of employment, all candidates accepting an offer of employment for a full-time, part- time, temporary, student worker, or volunteer position, will be required to undergo a background verification. The check will be conducted by third party agent, Employment with Central Arizona College is contingent upon the successful completion of the background verification. The college does not accept responsibility for information errors reported by during the background process. The level of the background verification for this position is: Standard level .Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

Be current in subject area and possess the ability to develop, prepare, and evaluate instructional materials that promote learning, along with the willingness to utilize alternative teaching techniques and instructional technology where appropriate.

Central Arizona College (the College) is committed to provide equal employment opportunity in decisions involving hiring, evaluation, promotion, advancement and discipline, and educational opportunity to all applicants and employees. The College will hire without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, military status, genetic test information, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression.

Job Tags

Full time, Temporary work, Part time, Remote job, Weekend work, Afternoon shift,

Similar Jobs


Nail Technician - Washington D.C. Job at Priv

 ...-demand beauty and wellness service app that delivers professionals straight to our client's door for hairstyling, makeup, massage, nail, facial, spray tan, ear piercing, and fitness services. We currently serve 30+ markets in the United States! We are seeking talented... 

The New School

Research Assistant for Beauty Documentary Job at The New School

 ...and purpose. The RA will investigate the existing academic literature on beauty, as in neuroaesthetics, semiotics, sociology, anthropology, media theory, etc etc. In addition, we would like to compile a review of all documentary and feature films revolving around... 

Florida State Hospital

Registered Nurse Supervisor-f/c - 60006456 - House Supervisor Job at Florida State Hospital

 ...Registered Nurse Supervisor-f/c - 60006456 Requisition No: 823740Agency: Children and FamiliesWorking Title: REGISTERED NURSE SUPERVISOR-F/C - 60006456Pay Plan: Career ServicePosition Number: 60006456Salary: $2,238.90-$2,526.30 Bi-weeklyPosting Closing Date:... 

Diverse Lynx

IBM Integration Consultant Job at Diverse Lynx

Job Description:Developing message flows using IBM Integration Bus to facilitate to data flow from source systems to downstream systems.Managing service proxies out at IBM Data power, which serves as a gateway for all the enterprise services.Implementing SAML verification... 

European Wax Center

Wax Specialist - Waxer/ Licensed Esthetician (Triangle) Job at European Wax Center

 ...MUST have an active Esthetician or Cosmetologist license in the state of Texas! Are you passionate about waxing? Do you love helping others look & feel their most confident? Have you been told you've never met a stranger? You belong at European Wax Center -...