Visiting Instructor/Visiting Assistant Professor (San Diego NAS, CA)
Department of Workforce Education and Development (OCDP)
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Summer, Fall and Spring Trimesters (2012-2013)
Description of Position
Visiting Instructor/Visiting Assistant Professor positions in the Department of Workforce Education and Development with specialization in education, training, and development.
The Department of Workforce Education and Development has delivered an on-site Baccalaureate Degree program with a major in Workforce Education and Development since 1973. The program is currently offered on 13 military bases and two college campuses in eight states as follows: Bangor NSB, WA; Charleston AFB, SC; NAS Oceana, VA; Great Lakes NTC, IL; Groton NSB, CT; Jacksonville NAS, FL; Joint Base Lewis-McChord AFB, WA; McGuire AFB, NJ; Mayport NS, FL; NAS Pensacola, FL: San Diego NAS, CA; San Diego NAVST,CA; Scott AFB, IL; Springfield, IL and Riverside, CA. On all matters pertaining to the operation of the program, Visiting Instructors/Visiting Assistant Professors are accountable to the Department of Workforce Education and Development and to the College of Education and Human Services.
Responsibilities of the Position
Visiting Instructor/Visiting Assistant Professor teaching in the Baccalaureate Degree program are responsible for teaching regular courses as assigned by the Department Chairperson. These courses are WED 462 - Instructional Methods and Materials; WED 463 - Assessment of Learner Performance; WED 466 - Foundations of Work Education; WED 469 - Training Systems Management and WED 486 - Adult Learning. Course descriptions are available at: http://wed.siu.edu/Public1/Courses/ocdp.php. Courses are a blend of online, electronic or face to face instruction and meet for four weekends during a regular academic trimester (three weekends of classroom instruction; one weekend using technology-enhanced distance learning activities). THE INTENT OF THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS TO IDENTIFY A POOL OF ADJUNCT FACULTY WHO LIVE IN CLOSE PROXIMITY TO ONE OF THE 15 DELIVERY SITES LISTED ABOVE AND ARE QUALIFIED TO DELIVER WED COURSES AS LISTED.
Requirements of Candidates
Appointment and Salary
Qualifications of candidate will determine faculty rank and salary. These are term, non-tenure-accruing positions subject to reappointment each semester. After initial screening of applications, if selected and approved as a finalist, candidates will be expected to interview with an off-campus faculty member at the nearest location where the program is offered. The maximum allowed travel reimbursement is $500.
Effective Date of Employment
July 6, 2012 or until filled. Teaching needs are ongoing and applications will be accepted through December, 2012.
A complete application includes a letter of application detailing desired location and qualifications to teach in one or more of the areas listed above, curriculum vita, a list of three professional references to be contacted, and unofficial transcripts reflecting the highest degree earned submitted to:
Adjunct Search Committee
Department of Workforce Education and Development
212 Pulliam Hall/Mail Code 4605
475 Clocktower Drive
Carbondale, IL 62901
SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to serve a
diverse student population. All applications are welcomed and encouraged and
will receive consideration.