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Adjunct Faculty, Astronomy

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Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Job Title Adjunct Faculty, Astronomy
Posting Number F00280
Position Title Adjunct Faculty, Astronomy
Department Engineering, Math and Physical Sciences Division
Position Type Part-Time Faculty
Job Summary

Teaching one or more Astronomy courses for the Earth Science Department.

The instructor is responsible for creating and distributing a course syllabus, teaching all scheduled classes and responding to and evaluating students.

Required Qualification

Master’s Degree in Astronomy or Astrophysics OR Master’s Degree in an Earth Science* field or Physics and a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in Astronomy or Astrophysics.

NOTE: *Earth Science fields include Geology, Oceanography, Meteorology, and Astronomy.

Desired Qualifications

Previous teaching experience.

Posting Date 09/08/2017
Closing Date 02/08/2018
Expected Start Date
Special Instructions Summary

This posting will be used to obtain a pool of qualified candidates. As teaching needs arise, applications will be reviewed for possible interviews. The number of adjunct faculty hired varies from semester to semester, depending upon the needs of the department. Adjunct faculty hires and assignments are coordinated by the department chairs.

Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis. Your application can remain under consideration the academic year. You may check your status at any time by logging into jobs@clcillinois.edu with your username and password. Thanks for being patient with the adjunct faculty hiring process.

Pay Rate Per Adjunct Contract
Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time
Location Grayslake
Total Hours per week Per class schedule.
Work Schedule

Per class schedule.

EEO Statement

The College of Lake County is an equal opportunity employer and has a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, it seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including minorities, women and people with disabilities. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Posting Specific Questions - supplemental questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Master’s Degree or higher in Astronomy or Astrophysics OR a Master’s Degree or higher in an Earth Science field or Physics and a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in Astronomy or Astrophysics? NOTE: Earth Science fields include Geology, Oceanography, Meteorology, and Astronomy.
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have teaching experience?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcript 1
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Unofficial Transcript 2
  3. Unofficial Transcript 3