Our College of Science and Technology is currently seeking an energetic and skilled individual to fill a part-time Adjunct Faculty position to teach Physics. The Adjunct will teach residential and online undergraduate Physics courses. Residential Physics courses are normally held in the evening.
Location: Bellevue campus (residential) and online
Primary Functions/Essential Duties:
- Provide quality instruction for students in assigned residential and online courses.
- Direct and assist students during laboratory activities.
- Actively engage with students and provide constructive feedback on assignments.
- Motivate and engage students to actively participate in all aspects of the educational process.
- Work with the Science Faculty to manage the Physics curriculum and labs.
- Other duties as assigned by the Program Director, Dean, or Assistant Dean.
- Demonstrate an appreciation for working with students from diverse educational backgrounds, lifestyles, cultures and national perspectives.
- Doctoral or Master’s degree in Physics or a closely related field. Must have a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in Physics.
- Previous post-secondary or secondary teaching experience is preferred.
- Demonstrate teaching strategies that focus on student-centered learning.
- Experience using the Blackboard learning management system is preferred.
NOTE: The statements above are intended to describe the general nature and level of work involved for this job. It is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of this job. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an “at will” relationship.
Founded in 1966, Bellevue University is the largest private, non-profit university in Nebraska serving almost 16,000 students annually with more than 57,000 graduates worldwide. The University is a recognized national leader in preparing a diverse population of students for lifelong success with career-relevant knowledge and skills, while making college affordable. Routinely ranked among the nation’s top military-friendly and accessible institutions, the University serves residential students at its main campus in Bellevue, Nebraska, and everywhere online with more than 70 undergraduate and graduate programs uniquely designed for working adults. The University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org).
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