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Adjunct Faculty Credit - Philosophy

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Work type: Part time
Location: Harper College Main Campus (Palatine)
Categories: Adjunct Faculty
Salary: Per Adjunct Faculty Pay Scale
Pay Grade: JF Adjunct Faculty
Division: Provost
Department: Liberal Arts

Starting Pay Rate:  Per Adjunct Faculty Pay Scale

Schedule Information:  Day/evenings/weekends depending upon course schedule. For Spring 2022, we are specifically looking for someone to teach ethics on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am to 11:40am and on Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:30pm to 1:45pm.

***This position will be used to obtain a pool of qualified candidates for the above subjects. As teaching needs arise, these applications will be reviewed for possible interviews***

The number of adjunct instructors hired varies from semester to semester, depending upon the needs of the department. Your application can remain “Under Review by Committee” for 18 months. You may check your status at any time by logging into with your username and password.

Job Description: The Philosophy Department is looking to hire qualified applicants for the Spring 2022 semester. We specifically have a need for people to teach introductory level courses in Ethics on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am to 11:40am and on Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:30pm to 1:45pm.

Education Requirements: The minimum requirement is an M.A. in Philosophy or an MA in a related discipline with 18 semester hours in graduate level philosophy from an accredited institution.

Experience Requirements: Teaching experience is preferred

Required Documents:  ***A resume, cover letter, and evidence of teaching effectiveness are required to complete the application process***

 * In your cover letter, please, let us know if you would be available to teach Ethics this Spring on Tuesdays and Thursdays (10am-11:40am) and/or on Mondays and Wednesdays (12:30pm-1:45pm).

* Both graduate and undergraduate transcripts and required for consideration.

* For purposes of application, unofficial transcripts are acceptable. Official transcripts are required upon hire.

* Employment is contingent upon Criminal Background Check.

* Employment sponsorship is not available.

Applicable Benefits: We offer a competitive, semester by semester adjunct pay, with some tuition waivers available after 3 semesters; sick and personal business leave; and a comprehensive Adjunct Faculty Development Program. 

Harper College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We strive to create an inclusive learning and working environment where individual differences and identities are respected, valued and embraced. We encourage women, people from historically underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply.

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Last Updated: 11/22/21