Adjunct Faculty - CTC Department of Writing
Job Number: 521226
Classification: Temporary Faculty - Credit
Grade: Adjuct Faculty Credit 9
Work type: Adjunct Faculty
Administrative Unit: University of Alaska Anchorage
School/Business unit: UAA Community & Technical College
The Department of Writing at the University of Alaska, Anchorage offers
courses leading to and including Tier 1 Writing Literacy General Education
Requirements. This includes all 0- , 100- level, and 200-level Writing
courses. Adjunct positions are on a semester-by-semester basis. Successful
acceptance into the adjunct pool does not guarantee an offer of an
appointment. This is an adjunct labor pool and applicants are hired based on
100The incumbent will be responsible for teaching one or more undergraduate
and/or preparatory courses in Writing in a manner consistent with the specific
course content guide. Adjunct faculty are expected to hold office hours
appropriate for the course(s) being taught.Essential
Knowledge of accepted instruction methods. Ability to communicate effectively
both orally and in writing. Public speaking skills. Student support skills.
2 Years relevant experience.
REQUIRED EDUCATION OR TRAINING:
Master's degree in English, Composition and Rhetoric, Creative Writing, or
other discipline related to the teaching of writing
Applicants should be prepared to upload the following documents during the
Cover letter that notes the relevance of your education and experience to
this adjunct position, and the course(s) or areas of expertise you feel
you are qualified to teach
Comprehensive Curriculum Vitae
Contact information for three professional references
Adjunct instructors are hired on a semester-by-semester appointment. Qualified
applicants for this position will be placed into a hiring pool from which
instructors will be hired as needed. Acceptance into the hiring pool does not
constitute an offer of an appointment, 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. Salary is based on the adjunct pay scale as outlined
in the Collective Bargaining Agreement and is dependent on the number of
semesters taught within the University of Alaska system. Minimum pay is
$1,198.80 per credit.
To be eligible for this position, applicants must be legally authorized to
work in the United States without restriction. Applicants who now or may in
the future require visa sponsorship to work in the United States are not
This is an at-will, union represented adjunct position, and may be cancelled
based upon the needs of the university.
This position is represented by United Academic – Adjuncts, AAUP-AFT/AFL-CIO
Reasonable Accommodation Statement:
The University of Alaska (UA) is responsible for providing reasonable
accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the applicant
screening process. If you need assistance in completing this application or
during any phase of the interview process, please contact UA Human Resources
by phone at 907-450-8200.
Affirmative Action Statement:
UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal
discrimination against any individual: www. alaska.edu/nondiscrimination
Pursuant to Board of Regents' Policy 04.01.055.B, temporary, extended
temporary, adjunct, student, casual labor, regular new hire probationary
employees and those positions designated by the president as officers and
senior administrators of the university are employed at-will.
The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer
of employment is contingent on the background check.
Public Disclosure Statement:
Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to
public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act.
It is the policy of the University of Alaska (UA) that all employees are
required to complete training to meet the requirements of the positions they
hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period to
remain employed at the UA.
If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact University
of Alaska HR at 907-450-8200.
Advertised: 22 Jul 2022 Alaskan Daylight Time
Applications close: 31 Mar 2023 Alaskan Daylight Time