Adjunct Faculty, Electronics Engineering Technology (ongoing)

Davidson County Community College

Lexington, NC

ID: 7054680
Posted: December 6, 2018

Job Description

Summary
Position available on campus for day/evening hybrid class which has a face-to-face class time with an online component.

The Adjunct Faculty, Electronics Engineering Technology provides designing and implementing learning strategies for students; developing course syllabi and instructional materials; maintaining instructional records; student recruitment, advisement and retention; developing and evaluating courses, programs and services; participating in College activities and committees; and other duties which support the mission and initiatives of the College. This position reports directly to the Associate Dean, School of Business, Engineering and Technical Studies. The Faculty member has the following responsibilities:


Responsibilities
Promotes College mission, values, and vision
Teaches assigned courses on the main campus and at satellite locations to meet program needs including, but not limited to, day, evening, weekend, and distance courses
Evaluates student progress and provides appropriate feedback
Develops course syllabi and provides appropriate written information to students concerning course evaluation and criteria
Advises students in academic and employment planning
Recommends appropriate textbooks and other instructional materials
Carries out a program of self-evaluation to determine and maintain instructional effectiveness
Assists in the evaluation of courses and programs
Prepares and submits instructional records, reports, and grades established by institutional policy
Attends College meetings
Serves on College committees
Assists in student recruitment and retention, including College-wide marketing initiatives
Assists in the development of institutional policies and regulations
Maintains contacts with business, industry, and professional organizations for the purpose of keeping instructional programs current with advances in occupational or academic field
Assists in curriculum development and revision, including distance courses where appropriate
Updates course materials on an ongoing basis to maintain teaching quality based on current research and best practices
Maintains appropriate office hours and accessibility for students, faculty and staff
Assists in maintaining appropriate library materials for instructional area
Assists in management of resources such as equipment and budget
Assists in the development of course schedules
Assists in orientation and mentoring of new faculty members
Serves as an advisor or sponsor of student clubs or organizations where appropriate
Participates in College and school level planning and development
Assists in the advisory committee process
Assists in the development of promotional materials
Participates in professional development to enhance instructional and technical skills
Assists in maintaining lab equipment and maintains a clean and safe environment for students
Performs other tasks as assigned that support initiatives of the College
Qualifications
Required:

Associates Degree from regionally accredited institution in Electronics Engineering Technology or closely related field
Minimum of 2 years of work experience in an advanced manufacturing setting
Willingness to teach hybrid and online courses
Creativity and openness to change
Strong computer skills and commitment to the use of technology in instruction
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to work effectively and collegially with others in a team environment
Effectiveness in the following College organizational competencies:
Translating College purpose, values, and vision into organizational action
Collaborating and facilitating
Creating and innovating
Anticipating and responding to change
Providing vision and leadership
Assessment of student learning
Engagement and assessment of successful student retention models

Preferred:
Bachelor's Degree from a regionally accredited institution in a related field
Teaching experience in a community college or post-secondary education setting
Significant industry experience/training with PLC's and robotics
ISA certification in Automation
ADA Summary
ADA requirements for this position include critical thinking skills with the ability process information and exercise good judgment in the collection, evaluation and analysis of data and student assessment, curriculum development, and program review. Other ADA requirements include ease of mobility in supervising students in classroom/lab settings, carrying supplies and other instructional materials, use of keyboard, effective use of all forms of communication, and the ability to perform general teaching and office duties.



 

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