Part-time Faculty Physical Science Instructor Job Opening

Part-time Faculty Physical Science Instructor

Montgomery College

Rockville, Maryland
— Part-time
Category: Instructor

The Montgomery College Department of Engineering, Physical, and Computer Sciences is currently accepting applications for openings as a part-time faculty member teaching Physical Sciences Courses. This position could teach at any of our three campuses – Rockville, Takoma Park/Silver Spring or Germantown.

Job Description

***Montgomery College accepts applications for Adjunct/Part-time Faculty on a continuous basis . Applications may be reviewed periodically based on the student enrollment needs. ***

  • The listing of a course in the schedule of classes as “TBA” does not constitute an assignment.
  • The hiring decision for part-time faculty involves an academic judgment and shall be determined at Management’s sole discretion.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Teach physical sciences courses.
  • Conduct assigned classes in accordance with the catalog description, the course syllabi, and the stipulations of the College.
  • Be available for student consultation.
  • Participate, when possible, in departmental meetings.
  • Hold every scheduled class, including the final examination, the full scheduled number of minutes during the scheduled time in the scheduled location.
  • Maintain standards of teaching consistent with the standards of the department and the College.
  • Submit a copy of the syllabi, along with the course materials, to the department.
  • Submit midterm and final grades on time.
  • Return final exams to the department.
  • Participate in alternate assignments as needed by the department.

Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in the Physical Sciences or a related field or discipline.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Eligible applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States and not require employer visa sponsorship .

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum of one semester of teaching experience (Graduate school teaching assistance is acceptable)
  • Demonstrated excellence in classroom instruction using a variety of teaching methods.
  • Use of technology in instruction.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated currency in the discipline.
  • Experience in working with students of culturally diverse backgrounds and/or underprepared students.
  • Understanding of and commitment to the community college mission.
  • Experience in distance delivery and other instructional methods.

Application Process:

  • Apply online at .
  • For consideration, you must:

    Include dates of employment in your application or attachment;

    Submit a cover letter along with an un-official copy of your transcripts from your highest degree earned.

As a condition of employment, the following are required at the time of hire :

  • Successful completion of a background check.

Closing Date

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Montgomery College is a tobacco-free and smoke-free workplace

For disability-related accommodations, please call 240-567-5353

or send an email to: [email protected]

Montgomery College is an academic institution committed to promoting

equal opportunity and fostering diversity among its student body, faculty, and staff.