Adjunct Instructor (Philosophy)

  • Part Time
  • Kapolei
  • Posted 1 week ago

Hawaii Tokai International College

Essential Functions:

Develop an active learning environment in which lectures, exercises, and field trips are combined.
Consult and work with students in groups and individually.
Compile, administer and grade exams and papers.
Maintain full responsibility of their assigned course(s) by preparing, conducting, assessing, and reporting class/student results.
Adhere to requirements of incorporating specific objectives and course outcomes for all classes taught in-line with institutional outcomes and mission.
Provide students with research assistance and instruction on the use of computers, the Internet, and subject- specific materials during classroom instruction and one-on-one guidance.
Create a learning community in which respect for multilingualism and multiculturalism is fostered.
Maintain a posted schedule of office hours.
Complete documentation and communicate with Student Services and Academic Services and the Dean of Instruction in a timely manner regarding administrative/support matters (e.g., textbook orders, submission of course outlines, syllabi, and final grades).
When available, participate in academic meetings pertaining to the LA program, its development and on-going operations.
When available, participate in official school activities and functions such as convocations, student presentation days, and faculty forums and faculty-staff meetings.
Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s degree in content area from accredited college or university at the time of appointment, or a master’s degree in a different content area with 18 upper and graduate-level credit hours in the subject to be taught.
Minimum of one year of previous college-level teaching experience.
Able to communicate clearly and concisely in English, both verbally and in written form.
Knowledge of teaching/learning psychology and methods.
Intermediate skills in word processing, spreadsheets and Google applications.
Must be detailed-oriented and accurate in duties performed.
Must be self-motivated and have a strong desire to pursue and disseminate knowledge.
Desired Qualifications

Ph.D. or multiple Master’s degrees preferred.
Experience teaching international students.
Physical and Cognitive Requirements:

Repetitive movement of hands and fingers through typing and/or writing.
Regularly required to talk and hear.
Frequently required to stand, sit, and reach with hands and arms.
Occasionally required to walk. Occasionally required to lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.
Operate a computer terminal and various office/classroom equipment.
Read, analyze, and interpret written data (text or numeric).
Synthesize information from multiple sources.
Work Environment:

Primarily works in a modern, air-conditioned office and classroom environment.
The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to fax #: (808)983-4107. Please note that we do not provide any travel assistance package for those applicants that reside out of the island of Oahu.

Hawaii Tokai International College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state, or local protected class.

Job Type: Part-time

Required experience:

teaching: 1 year
Required education:

Master’s