Adjunct Faculty Reporting Relationships :
Adjunct Faculty will report to an Academic Dean
Adjunct faculty members are primarily responsible for communicating with students and supervising Deans or other College staff related to teaching and learning.
Faculty are expected to :
Communicate both verbally and in writing with students in regards to feedback on student performance on a consistent basis throughout the course and as required by the Faculty Expectations
Be available for students via phone, email and for individual appointments as needed for questions and academic assistance as determined and outlined in the Faculty Expectations
Respond to Dean / College staff in regards to performance, student issues / concerns, or items needed for faculty file / accreditation needs in a timely manner
Appropriate behavior, language, professional communication, demeanor and dress will be exhibited at all times
Key Accountabilities :
The essential function of the position include, but are not limited to the following tasks, duties, and responsibilities consistent with the function.
The employee is expected to perform all other duties as requested, directed, and / or assigned. Adjunct faculty will be assigned up to 3 work units per academic quarter.
Teaching Effectiveness : Professionalism, Use of Technology, and Content Expertise
Use of effective teaching strategies and multiple teaching techniques; teaching and modeling appropriate level learning skills and creating an environment conducive to learning
Creating high levels of student engagement through activities, community building, and student-centered learning including the use of live classroom tools to hold synchronous learning sessions with students
Clarity, relevance, and connection of class session objectives to course performance objectives
Organized classroom and efficient use of class time
Demonstrate mastery and ability to articulate and relate to students
Plan an integral role in the development and implementation of curriculum and assessment for their area of expertise
Faculty are responsible for creating a classroom presence in support of students in collaboration with their Dean
Student support and outreach that supports the success of students is accomplished through faculty availability to students in all courses through synchronous or asynchronous communication and meetings to help students achieve the learning objectives for their course(s)
Faculty will attend events, programmatic meetings, and committee work as agreed upon and or designated by the Dean
Experience and Qualifications :
Teaching experience preferred. (Minimum of 3 years’ experience in the field of study)
Experience in data analytics, data analysis, or data mining.
Experience with Microsoft Azure.
Azure SQL Server deployment and configuration experience.
Azure SQL Server to Visual Studio integration and use experience.
Self-motivated, flexible, and able to work in a team environment with minimal supervision
Strong interpersonal skills to interact with students, leadership, and peers.
Excellent written communication and strong verbal communication skills in the English language.
Online adjuncts will need regular access to a computer with the following system requirementsWindows XP or greaterMicrosoft Office 2010An internet connection
Windows XP or greater
Microsoft Office 2010
An internet connection
Education, certifications and Licensures :
Masters in Data Analytics, Data Science, Data Mining, Business Intelligence, or Computer Science.
Preferred certifications in SAS Certified Base Programmer for SAS 9 or higher. Tableau Desktop Qualified Associate or higher.
Must be able to provide professional licenses / certifications required for specialized schools (Health Sciences, Nursing) before teaching.
License must be active and unencumbered.
Must be able to provide official transcripts for each degree earned from an accredited institution before teaching.
At Rasmussen, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to supporting and encouraging diversity in the workplace.
We welcome our employee’s differences regardless of race, color, creed, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, age, gender identity, disability or veteran status.
Master's Degree or better in Business.
Master's Degree or better in Business Intelligence.
Master's Degree or better in Computer Science.
Master's Degree or better in Data Analytics.
Master's Degree or better in Data Mining.
Master's Degree or better in Data Science.
Master's Degree or better in International Business.