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Adjunct Economics Faculty

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Adjunct Economics Faculty
Department Business Administration
Posting Number 00059
Report To Department Chair, Business
Full or Part Time Part-Time
Position Type Faculty

Position Summary Information

Job Summary

Adjunct Faculty are professional, credentialed educators with the primary responsibility of providing quality learning experiences in credit or non-credit courses in their area of expertise for all Rockingham Community College (RCC) students. Adjunct Faculty are responsible for providing learning experiences on the main campus and off-site. Adjunct Faculty are responsible for but are not limited to planning, organizing, promoting, and teaching appropriate courses, to include online and hybrid. Adjunct Faculty are expected to perform all instruction-related duties in a timely manner and in accordance with the mission, policies, and procedures of the College, the North Carolina Community College System, and with appropriate accrediting entities where applicable.

Essential Job Duties

• Planning and organizing the curriculum as approved by the RCC Board of Trustees, the North Carolina Community College System, and other accrediting entities.
• Developing, with other program faculty and appropriate administration, program level competencies that outline expected student learning outcomes.
• Reporting student progress in mastering established learning outcomes based on identified and approved assessments.
• Implementing and providing effective instruction which demonstrates appropriate knowledge of his/her specialized field in accordance with best practice literature.
• Maintaining appropriate classroom standards that include the effective management of students in the classroom and the management of classroom and lab facilities and/or guiding instructors to do the same.
• Providing timely and accurate reports including 10% reports, grade reports, and other required reports related to instruction.

Additional Duties
• Performing other duties as assigned by the appropriate Dean, Vice President for Academic Affairs and/or the President of Rockingham Community College.
• The College reserves the right to alter duties, responsibilities, conditions, working hours, and job title as necessary.

Minimum Work Experience
Minimum Education

Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in Economics or Master’s degree in a related field with 18 graduate semester hours in Economics

Preferred Qualifications

Moodle experience; community college teaching experience; knowledge in assessing student learning outcomes

Physical Requirements

The percentage range listed below is used to qualify the physical demands of the job: 0% Never, 1-33% Occasional, 34-66% Frequent, 67-100% Continuous

The job requires a full range of body motion that includes:
• Standing/Walking – Continuous
• Bending/Stooping – Frequent
• Lifting/Handling – Frequent
• Carrying – Frequent
• Push/Pull – Frequent
• Balancing – Frequent
• Twisting/Turning – Continuous
• Kneeling/Crouching – Frequent
• Reaching – Frequent
• Handling/Manual Dexterity/Feeling – Continuous
• Speaking/Hearing – Continuous
• Tasting/Smelling – Occasional
• Seeing (all aspects) – Continuous
• Environmental Exposure – Frequent

Required Knowledge and Skills

Online teaching experience; excellent written and oral communication skills

Job Statement

This position description covers the most essential functions and duties associated with this position. Other duties may be assigned by the President or appropriate supervisory personnel. The College reserves the right to alter duties, responsibilities, conditions, working hours, and job title as necessary. Instructional positions must meet minimum SACSCOC criteria and the minimum criteria of other pertinent accrediting, licensing, and credentialing agencies in the area of teaching assignment.

Posting Detail Information

Open Date
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is your highest level of completed education?
    • High School/GED
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • PhD
    • Associate Degree

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents