Adjunct Instructor (Engineering)
Company: Delaware Tech
Posted on: January 25, 2023
An incumbent is responsible for implementing curricula,
instructing assigned courses consistent with syllabi, and
evaluating student learning, and fostering student success. Nature
An incumbent in this class typically reports to the Dean of
Instruction through and Instructional Director, Department
Chairperson or Program Coordinator. An incumbent is expected to
plan, organize, and instruct in a manner to promote and direct
successful student learning in keeping with the College's values
An incumbent may perform any combination of the below listed
accountabilities as determined by the supervisor:
1. Plan, organizes, and instructs courses as assigned by the
Department Chairperson/supervisor, utilizing effective and engaging
instructional strategies, the learning management system (LMS),
appropriate communication, classroom management, leadership skills,
and instructional/educational technology to promote student
2. Demonstrates sound practices in instruction and classroom
management that respond to students' diverse academic needs.
3. Follows the prescribed course outline and uses texts selected by
the department plus other supplemental material the Department
Chairperson deems appropriate.
4. Provides instruction according to the class meeting schedule and
instructional hours established for the session (length of the
course during the semester) and delivery method (face-to-face,
hybrid, web-enhanced, or online). Notifies the Department
Chairperson of the necessity of cancelling any class meeting prior
to the class or in emergencies as soon thereafter as possible.
5. Assists students toward the successful completion of course(s)
that the instructor is teaching by providing outreach, guidance,
and timely feedback.
6. Makes oneself accessible and available to answer students'
questions in a timely manner.
7. Adheres to College policies and procedures relating to
employment, academic matters, student behavior, and the Academic
Calendar. Maintains adequate and timely student records (e.g.
grades are posted in the LMS in a timely fashion). Evaluates and
reports students' progress and attendance in a timely manner.
8. Encourages students' completion of the course evaluation form,
reviews course evaluation summaries and develops a plan for
improvement, as appropriate.
9. Attends and participates in various College meetings for the
purpose of orientation, professional development or other
departmental or operational activity as assigned.
10. Performs other related duties as required.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of sound instructional techniques and methods.
Knowledge of relevant subject matter in the incumbent's
Knowledge of computers and instructional methodology.
Knowledge of theoretical foundations of learning and instruction as
applied to the face-to-face, hybrid, and distance learning
Knowledge and understanding of competency-based learning.
Ability to use teaching strategies that will promote successful
learning by addressing different learning styles and
Ability to use assessment to enhance learning.
Ability to understand, evaluate, and make appropriate use of
Ability to form an inclusive environment that respects diverse
talents and ways of learning.
Ability to understand and maintain a commitment to Equal
Ability to work effectively in a diverse community and meet the
needs of diverse student populations.
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
Ability to relate to and communicate effectively with a diverse
population in a multicultural environment.
Bachelor's degree in a relevant field.
Four (4) years of relevant experience.
Keywords: Delaware Tech, Wilmington , Adjunct Instructor (Engineering), Other , Dover, Delaware
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!