The Department of Education at Santa Clara University, a Jesuit Catholic institution, seeks to hire an Adjunct Lecturer to teach between five and nine courses in one of three programs (Master of Arts in Teaching with a Teaching Credential [MATTC]; Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Education [MAIDE]; or Educational Leadership)
In addition to or in place of teaching, the Adjunct Lecturer may engage in activities, such as field supervision/coordination or coordinating the teacher performance assessment. These activities will be equivalent to between five and nine courses as determined by the Chair of Education and the Dean.
The appointment will include responsibilities linked to department and program area activities such as attendance at faculty meetings, speaking at information or new student orientation and participating in task forces.
Salary range is between $35,000 (five courses) and $63,000 (nine courses) depending on course load, based on $7,000 per course.
Advanced degree (Ph.D. or Ed.D. preferred, M.A. considered) and K-12 teaching experience. For Educational Leadership, K-12 school administrative experience, ability to teach online and qualified to coach for the Clear Administrative Services Credential (CASC) required.
Experience teaching at the university level is strongly preferred.
Duties include but are not limited to:
A. Teaching courses in Department of Education programs. Courses may be taught on the SCU main campus or at the SCU campus in East San Jose. SCU is on the quarter system. Fulfilling all responsibilities associated with these courses, includes: (1.) Conducting all assigned class meetings; (2.) Assigning and evaluating written work, projects, and exams that align with course learning objectives; (3) Holding weekly office hours on campus; (4.) Assigning and submitting student grades to the Office of the Registrar by the designated deadline; (5.) Administering numerical and narrative course evaluations to students in all courses.
B. May include field work supervision/coordination or coordinating the teacher performance assessment.
C. Attendance at Department of Education meetings.
Santa Clara University, a comprehensive Jesuit, Catholic university located in California's Silicon Valley, offers its more than 8,000 students rigorous undergraduate curricula in arts and sciences, business, and engineering, plus master's, Ph.D., and law degrees. Distinguished nationally by the fourth-highest graduation rate among all U.S. master's universities, California's oldest operating higher-education institution demonstrates faith-inspired values of ethics and social justice.