Adjunct Instructor 1 - Developmental Curriculum

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Work type: Faculty - Temporary & Continuing
Location: Multiple Locations
Categories: Part-Time

Position Title: Adjunct Instructor 1 - Developmental Curriculum  
Location: Multiple Locations  

40710 - Ferris Now

Advertised Salary: Salary commensurate with qualifications pursuant to the FSU and FNTFO/AFT Agreement.  
FLSA: Exempt  
Temporary/Continuing:  Temporary  
Part-Time/Full-Time: Part-Time  
Union Group: N/A  
Term of Position: As Needed  
At Will/Just Cause: At Will  
Summary of Position: All potential dual or concurrent enrollment instructors must complete the Ferris application process to be considered to teach a Ferris course. The Developmental Curriculum department approves the credentials of dual and concurrent enrollment instructors teaching courses in their curriculum area. Selected instructors must meet the academic department’s requirements for teaching courses in their curriculum areas.

This is a pooled position. One or more applicants may be hired as needed to teach classes on a semester-by-semester basis. This posting is being used for face-to-face and/or online instruction. However, the candidate selected for the position must reside in Michigan after acceptance of employment.

The anticipated start date of this position varies by semester but generally would fall around May 14, 2024, August 26, 2024, or January 13, 2025.
Position Type: Faculty - Temporary & Continuing  
Required Education: An instructor teaching developmental curriculum college courses must have a master’s degree.  
Required Work Experience: Two years of full-time experience working in a high school, career and technical education center, or college/university combined with expertise in career advising, coaching, or guidance. Two years part-time is equivalent to one year full-time.  
Required Licenses and Certifications:    
Physical Demands:
  • Office Environment
  • Moving
  • Reaching
  • Sitting
  • Standing
Additional Education/Experiences to be Considered:    
Essential Duties/Responsibilities: Teach Ferris State University courses in-person, blended, or entirely online. Instructors are responsible for inputting grades and submitting appropriate course and student assessment data.

Faculty members also have professional responsibilities, which may include, but are not limited to, maintaining regular posted office hours (which are scheduled at times convenient for students) and participating in traditional functions that have academic significance (e.g., reporting initial student participation data and submitting final grades on time). Faculty may be required to teach off-campus or in an online environment.

Responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of designated information and performing duties in compliance with applicable policies and procedures.

Demonstrates understanding diversity, equity, and inclusion, especially in working relationships with students, faculty, staff, and community members.

Any other duties assigned within the position classification area.

Marginal Duties/Responsibilities:    
Skills and Abilities: Demonstrated commitment, experience, and understanding of diversity, equity, and inclusion.  
Required Documents:
  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Unofficial Transcript 1
Optional Documents: Unofficial Transcript 2
Unofficial Transcript 3
Special Instructions to Applicants: Unofficial Transcript 1 (REQUIRED): Applicants must attach a copy of an unofficial transcript of the applicable degree(s) per the Required Education section.

The transcript must include the Institution name, applicant name, date of degree attained, and degree awarded. Finalists will be required to submit an official transcript.
Initial Application Review Date:
June 10, 2024  
Open Until Position is Filled?: Yes  
Posting Close Date:
June 30, 2025  
EEO Statement: Ferris State University, an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, is committed to enhancing equity, inclusion, and diversity within its community. Ferris offers employment opportunities to qualified candidates seeking careers in a student-focused environment that values opportunity, collaboration, diversity and educational excellence.  Learn more about the Ferris Mission and community at The University actively seeks applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and other underrepresented groups. For more information on the University’s Policy on Non-Discrimination, visit: Ferris Non-Discrimination Statement.  

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