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Posted on Mar. 8, 2016
GENERAL PURPOSE AND SCOPE OF POSITION
Adjunct Faculty positions are temporary, part-time positions hired each semester on an as-needed basis. The adjunct faculty member will be responsible for creating a learning environment that assists students in reaching their goals; and for providing effective instruction and assessment within the framework of common syllabi provided by the School.
PROGRAM OPERATION : Perform all instructional duties necessary to teach and facilitate student learning in assigned classes. Provide syllabus appropriate to course(s) being taught to students and follows syllabus content and requirements. Maintain student attendance and grading records according to College policy as outlined in the Adjunct Handbook. Submits requested information within established time lines. STUDENTS : Is available to students outside scheduled class time to answer questions/provide assistance. Deal with student concerns and, if necessary, consult with program chair to resolve issues. INSTRUCTION : Meet all scheduled classes of contracted course(s) Use technology such as Blackboard, PowerPoint, etc. as appropriate. In event of emergency absence, notifies Program Chair. Conduct all activities with an appreciation and respect for diversity of people, styles, and views. Promote same as an integral part of one's work.
A qualified faculty member teaching meets the program standard and has a minimum of one year of directly related work experience, or meets the course standard through all three of the following criteria: 1. Possesses an earned associate degree from a regionally accredited institution, and 2. Has a minimum of one year of related work experience, and 3. Holds a professional certification in at least one of the following: Certified Professional Coder ( CPC ), or Certified Coding Specialist ( CCS ), or Certified Medical Assistant ( CMA ( AAMA )), or Registered Medical Assistant ( RMA ) or Registered Health Information Technologist ( RHIT ), or Registered Health Information Administrator ( RHIA ), or Certified Billing and Coding Specialist ( CBCS )