Adjunct faculty in Anthropology play a major role in
instruction, working with full time faculty to teach a wide variety
of courses. Using department course outcomes, and recommendations
from the dean's office and the Social Science department chair,
adjunct faculty develop and deliver course content using high
quality pedagogical techniques to ensure maximum student success
and learning. Adjunct faculty who choose may involve themselves in
other aspects of campus life such as: coaching and mentoring
students, participating on committees, attending department
meetings, professional development seminars and college
convocations, and working on various projects.
Responsibilities and Duties:
- Prepare course syllabi that meet all contractual
- Schedule classes to meet for the allotted time on every
scheduled meeting day during the semester.
- Cover all department course outcomes.
- Employ effective instructional strategies that promote student
- Use appropriate assessment tools to accurately measure student
understanding of class subject matter.
- Monitor email communications from students and the college, and
respond in a timely manner.
- Provide availability outside of class to meet with and assist
- Meet all deadlines for submission of grades, student
participation reports, student grievance responses and other
- Manage a level of flexibility that holds students accountable,
and recognizes the challenging work/school/life balance lead by
many students at Massasoit.
- Work collaboratively with divisional staff.
- Provide feedback on student progress to advisement and
THIS POOL IS VALID THROUGH JUNE 30, 2021. APPLICANTS WISHING TO
REMAIN IN THE POOL MUST REAPPLY AND UPDATE THEIR INFORMATION
Adjunct Faculty are part time instructors hired on an as needed
basis. Positions may consist of day, night, or weekend positions
and may be in Brockton, Canton, Middleborough, or any other
Please note: Positions will be available pending sufficient
enrollment. Qualified applicants will be contacted by the academic
Masters degree or higher in Anthropology, or related field, or a
Masters degree with an appropriate level of experience and
- Experience with and understanding of the community college
- Ability to work independently and collaboratively.
- Capable of maintaining academic standards with empathy and
- Knowledge of and experience using effective pedagogical
Position Status: MCCC/MTA position
Semester: Academic Year Fall 2020 and Spring 2021
Salary: $1,132 per credit, consistent with the Collective
Worksite: Assignments will include all Massasoit sites.
Deadline to Apply: Open until Filled
A cover letter, resume and a list of three professional
references are required, please apply online.
Please Note: Faxed, emailed, or mailed in resumes and/or
materials will NOT be accepted. Due to the high volume of
applications we receive, we are unable to provide individual
feedback on application statuses. Please refrain from contacting
the hiring manager and/or hiring department via phone, email, fax,
mail, third person party or vendor and in person. Failure to
comply, may result in application withdrawal.
Massasoit Community College is an affirmative action/equal
opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of
race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, age,
veteran status, genetic information, gender identity or sexual
orientation in its programs and activities as required by Title IX
of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with
Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of
1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other
applicable statutes and college policies. The College prohibits
sexual harassment, including sexual violence. Inquiries or
complaints concerning discrimination, harassment, retaliation or
sexual violence shall be referred to the Chief Diversity Officer &
Title IX Coordinator, Yolanda Dennis, Office of Diversity and
Inclusion, 508-588-9100, x1309, Brockton Campus, Administration
Building, Room 219, email@example.com, or the Associate
Dean of Students & Deputy Title IX Coordinator, Joseph DiMaria,
508-588-9100, x1417, Brockton Campus, Student Center, Room 208A,
firstname.lastname@example.org, the Massachusetts Commission Against
Discrimination, the Equal Employment Opportunities Commission or
the United States Department of Education's Office for Civil