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Part-time Instructor, Philosophy

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Posting Details


Requisition Number LOA00026
Position Title Part-time Instructor, Philosophy
Type of Position Part-time Professional Position (LOA)
Full-time/Part-time Part-time
Other Position Information
Administrative Positions: Salary Range
Please select Not Applicable if this is an academic position.
Department Philosophy


Minimum Qualifications and Experience

1. A Master’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university in the specified discipline or a closely related field.
2. Experience teaching college level courses is preferred.
3. Ability to communicate effectively with college faculty, staff and students.
4. Experience with distance education/web teaching modalities is desirable.
5. Fluency in Spanish is desirable.

Duties and Responsibilities

1. Teach assigned courses and be available to students during the contract period.
2. Prepare course syllabi, course outlines (if necessary) and related instructional materials.
3. Maintain student records, including attendance and grades.
4. Administer student evaluations.
5. Participate in orientation and faculty meetings as requested.
6. Participate in student retention activities as requested.
7. Promote college educational programs and services to the communities served by WNC.

Please list any special instructions to applicants
(i.e., submit art portfolio with slides)

Employment is contingent on the completion of appropriate background verification, which may include criminal history, credit history, sex and violent offender registry, education verification licensure and employment history to be administered by the Western Nevada College Human Resources office.

Newly hired faculty must assure that their official transcript is sent by the degree granting institution(s) to Western Nevada College, Human Resources Office within 30 calendar days from the effective date of employment. Academic degrees must have been awarded by regionally accredited institutions.

WNC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, gender identity or expression, sexual-orientation, protected veteran status, genetics, or religion in its programs and activities and provides equal access to facilities to all.  Inquiries concerning the application of non-discrimination policies may be referred to:  Title IX Coordinator:(775) 445-4231, Western Nevada College, 2201 West College Parkway, Carson City, NV  89703.  For further information on notice of non-discrimination, visit for the address and phone number of the office that serves your area, or call 1-800-421-3481.  (Rev. 09/16)


Salary $780
Pay Basis Other
Other Pay Basis

Per Credit


Job Close Date
Open Until Filled No
Date Position Available

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a minimum of a Master's degree from a regionally accredited college or university in the specified discipline or a closely related field?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
  4. Other Document