Position Number EPTF50
Working Title Adjunct/Part-Time Instructors; Geography and Earth Sciences
Division Academic Affairs
Department Col Liberal Arts & Science (Col)
Work Unit Geography and Earth Sciences
Work Location Department of Geography and Earth Sciences
Vacancy Open To All Candidates
Position Designation Adjunct / Part-Time Faculty
Employment Type Temporary - Part-time
Hours per week Varies
Pay Rate Pay Rate varies
Faculty teaching undergraduate courses: doctorate or master's degree in the
teaching discipline or master's degree with a minimum of 18 graduate semester
hours in the teaching discipline.
Faculty teaching graduate courses: earned doctorate / terminal degree in the
teaching discipline or a related discipline. UNC Charlotte gives primary
consideration to the highest earned degree in the discipline.
UNC Charlotte also considers competence, effectiveness, and capacity,
including, as appropriate, undergraduate and graduate degrees, related work
experiences in the field, professional licensure and certifications, honors
and awards, continuous documented excellence in teaching, or other
demonstrated competencies and achievements that contribute to effective
teaching and student learning outcomes.
Departmental Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education:
Background in Geography, Earth Sciences, Geology, Meteorology, Environmental
Sciences or similar discipline with teaching experience.
Duties and Responsibilities
UNC Charlotte is accepting applications for adjunct or part-time faculty.
These positions are temporary and usually involve teaching a particular course
or courses for a particular semester. These positions are temporary and do not
Responsibilities could include: Developing and/or updating course syllabus,
preparation of lectures, projects, or other student assignments, meeting all
designated class periods, maintaining regularly scheduled office hours,
grading student assignments and exams in a timely manner, submitting completed
mid-semester progress reports and final grades according to University
As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an
academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and
maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages
applications from all underrepresented groups. Applicants subject to criminal
Necessary Licenses or Certifications
Proposed Hire Date 08/22/2022
Expected Length of Assignment Fall 2022 and/or Spring 2023 Semester
Posting Open Date 06/24/2022
Posting Close Date 05/31/2023
Special Notes to Applicants
Finalist are subject to a criminal background check and must be able to meet
eligibility requirements to work in the United States. Finalist will be asked
to provide three letters of reference, an official transcript and an Academic
Equivalency Evaluation, if necessary.
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