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Position: Adjunct Instructors - Springfield, MO

Date posted: Monday, January 28, 2013
Department: Division of Adult Higher Education - Springfield, MO
Location: Springfield, MO

Type: Academic
Term: Part time

The Columbia College Adult Higher Education site in Springfield, MO is seeking adjunct (part-time) faculty to teach the following:

History, Ethics, Humanities, Philosophy, Foreign Culture, and American Sign Language.

Minimum qualification include a Master's Degree in the related field including courses directly related to the content area. Current workplace experience in an associated field and college teaching experience are highly desired.

The Ethics Adjunct requires a Master's degree in Philosophy. The History Adjunct requires a Master's degree in History. THe Philosophy Adjunct must have a Master's or Doctorate in Philosophy. The Foreign Culture Adjunct must have a graduate degree in the culture's language field is preferred. (Asia, Greece, Latin American, Africa, Middle East, etc.) or a graduate degree in a field connected to cultural study (i.e. Sociology, History, Political Science, or Literature of the culture) and first-hand experience of the culture. Evidence of first-hand experience should be language proficiency or evidence of immersion in the culture for an extended period of time. The American Sign Language Adjunct must have a M.A. in a related field, e.g., American Sign Language, ASL Linguistics, Deaf Studies, etc., and ASLTA Certification

Graduate Transcripts need to be submitted with application materials.

The offer of employment and assignment to duties is contingent upon a satisfactory criminal background check. The information may include, but is not limited to, academic, residential, achievement, performance, attendance, disciplinary, employment history, credit history, driving history, and criminal history of public record.

Interested applicants can apply online at, or by submitting a completed Columbia College application, resume and cover letter to:

Columbia College Human Resources
1001 Rogers Street
Columbia, MO 65216
or via fax (573) 875-7266

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Columbia College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.

Apply online