Online Adjunct Instructor - Philosophy

Tarrant County College District

United States

July 11, 2021


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Job Title Online Adjunct Instructor - Philosophy

Posting Number P002863 Position Type Adjunct Position Status Part Time Grant Funded No Grant Funding Source N/A Category Adjunct Faculty Class Code 28 Pay Rate Commensurate with education. Department CN Humanities and Fine Arts Job Summary

Reporting to the campus department instructional leader, adjunct instructors provide assistance to students in their learning process by utilizing all appropriate college resources, materials, facilities, and educational technologies available to complement the teaching and learning process providing a direct impact to student success.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Performance Requirements • Accepts and teaches classes based on varied schedules and modalities (Online or Weekend College) as assigned by designated supervisor • Accommodates diverse student needs and external stakeholders' expectations of the College • Demonstrates a sensitivity toward and respect for the myriad diversities represented in the student population, colleagues, and service area • Prepares and delivers instruction to students following the College Master Syllabus using the approved learning management system • Communicates regularly with students and college officials, including responding to e-mails, calls, and requests for meetings • Independently pursues activities to enhance subject matter expertise, skills in various modes of instruction, and knowledge of learning • Prepares assignments and assessments to assure achievement of learning outcomes • Designs and maintains an active classroom environment conducive to student learning and success • Maintains student attendance records weekly and certifies student enrollments by the established deadline • Evaluates student performance and learning in accordance with discipline and department standards • Provides regular and timely evaluation feedback to students, posts grades in the learning management system weekly, and submits final grades by the established deadline • Assigns grades consistent with course requirements • Assists in College's commitment to assessing student learning outcomes and program learning outcomes and to achieving institutional performance measures • Accepts assignments as necessary at other sites such as for dual credit courses

Service Excellence • Supports the College's 3 Goals and 8 Principles • Complete all required training and professional development sessions sponsored through Tarrant County College (TCC) • Support the values of the College: diversity, teaching excellence, student success, innovation and creativity and service to the College • Attends the workplace online and/or in person regularly, attends face to face faculty meetings as directed by the supervisor, reports to work online and follows an online schedule to align with the demands of the worksite • Adheres to College policies and procedures • Adheres to applicable safety procedures

Performs other related tasks as required.

Required Education, Experience, Certifications, Licensures

• Master's degree or higher in Philosophy or Religion; or Master's degree or higher with 18 graduate hours in Philosophy or Religion

Degree must be from a regionally accredited college or university

As appropriate to the specific course

Desired Education, Experience, Certifications, Licensures

• Previous online teaching experience

Knowledge, Skills and Ability

• Ability to work effectively in a collaborative environment and a setting that is diverse • Ability to think critically to effectively solve and communicate problems in a fast-paced environment where the demands for work are varied, and unpredictable in scope and volume • Ability to use computer applications and enterprise systems, including proficiency with word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software • Skilled in excellent customer service and interpersonal skills with diverse populations • Ability to work independently and take initiative


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties and responsibilities.

Special Instructions Summary

Open to Texas Residents ONLY

Posted 06/10/2021

Contact Rebekah Pointer-Adderley

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Resume / Curriculum Vitae
  • Unofficial Transcripts
  • Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • Certification / License
  • Teaching Philosophy
  • Posting Specific Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Please select the highest level of education you have completed.
  • High School Diploma / GED
  • 60 or more College Credit Hours
  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Doctorate Degree
  • None of the above
  • Do you have 18 graduate hours in Philosophy or Religion?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Please list any certification or licensure you have that is directly related to this position.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • How many years of experience do you have teaching online courses?
  • None
  • Less than 1 year of experience
  • 1 year of experience
  • 2 years of experience
  • 3 years of experience
  • 4 years of experience
  • 5 or more years of experience
  • How would you rate your level of experience using word processing, spreadsheet and presentation software (i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint)?
  • Advanced
  • Intermediate
  • Beginner
  • None
  • How would you rate your experience with web-based software?
  • Advanced
  • Intermediate
  • Beginner
  • None
  • Describe your experience as it relates to this position.
  • (Open Ended Question)