Job: Part-Time Faculty - Diagnostic Medical Sonography

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Posted: 11/06/2017

Job Status: Part Time

Job Reference #: 58306

Job Description

Campus:South Valley
Off Campus
Department:School of Health, Wellness, & Public Safety
System Control Number:0603378
Job Title:Part-Time Faculty - Diagnostic Medical Sonography
FTE:Regular Part-Time
Working Title:Part-Time Faculty - Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Pay Rate:Dependent on degree held and classes assigned.
Remarks:Part-time faculty members scheduled to work eight (8) or more class contact hours per week over a fifteen (15) week term, or the equivalent thereof for short courses and summer term, are benefits eligible. CNM offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes health, dental, vision, long-term disability, and life insurance as well as pension and retirement plans. CNM also offers generous educational benefits to employees, their spouse/domestic partner, and dependent children.

Pay is dependent upon class assignment and degree held.

Being hired into the regular part-time instructor pool is not a guarantee of employment. Classes are assigned on an as-needed basis. The number of openings for instructors is dependent upon student enrollment.
Position Type:Faculty
Duties and Responsibilities:An instructor is responsible for providing high quality instruction so that each student may meet course outcomes. Collaborate with the Dean and colleagues to improve the student learning experience.

Instructional Duties:
Responsible for effectively preparing, teaching, grading, and assessing student learning in courses assigned. Create and model a quality learning environment to support a diverse student population including students with disabilities or special learning needs. Maintain student records and provide documentation for incompletes within established College timelines. Utilize a variety of technology-based programs to access and input information related to student records and college/school/department processes. Assist students with registration, advising, and graduation processes.

Structure classes and curriculum to correspond with program and course outcomes. Prepare, distribute and utilize instructional support materials, including course syllabi, supplementary materials, instructional media and other devices as appropriate. Convene classes as scheduled and respond to student inquiries. Provide assistance to students outside the classroom through posted office hours. Attend in-service sessions, college/school/department meetings, graduation and convocation as required. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Must be a registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer.
  • Associate's Degree from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum of 2 years of clinical experience
  • Must have current knowledge of sonographic techniques.

    Employment is contingent upon obtaining and maintaining a satisfactory background check.
  • Preferences:
  • Registered in the learning concentrations of abdomen AND/OR obstetrics/gynecology AND/ OR fetal echo.
  • Registered in vascular AND/OR cardiac (adult, pediatric, or fetal), AND/OR breast, AND/OR neuro sonography.
  • Experience working with a non-traditional, diverse student population.
  • Experience as an instructor of record in post-secondary teaching environment.
  • Experience teaching full-term courses in any of the following high-need areas in the department: (Diagnostic Medical Sonographer)
  • Teaching experience within the last five years.
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of current issues, trends, and developments in (Diagnostic Medical Sonographer) instruction.
  • Demonstrated ability to utilize a variety of teaching methods including lecture, discussion, collaborative learning and individualized instruction.
  • Work Schedule:Schedule may include days, evenings, and/or weekends, as assigned and needed. Schedule will vary from term to term.
    Posting Date:11-06-2017
    Closing date at 5:00 pm: Open Until Filled
    Additional CommentsThis position reports to the Associate Dean for Allied Health and Diagnostics Programs of the School of Health, Wellness, and Public Safety.

    In addition to teaching duties, which are outlined above, instructors will maintain contact with the associate dean, maintain a high level of contact with faculty in their discipline, support and attend meetings. Successful completion of job duties and responsibilities requires computer literacy.

    An instructor is also responsible for working with the associate dean and colleagues to improve student learning experiences. CNM respects, requires, and depends on the service part-time faculty members perform.

    This is a Part-Time teaching position. Being hired into the regular part-time instructor pool is not a guarantee of employment. Classes are assigned on an as-needed basis dependent on student enrollment. Applicants are reviewed after the posting closing date.

    Compliance: Please upload copies of all industry certifications.
    Required Applicant Documents:Resume
    Cover Letter
    Transcript from an accredited Institution 1
    Special Instructions to Applicants:Candidates must attach to the application any applicable transcripts, licensures, and/or certifications.

    Candidates selected for hire are required to submit proof of education to CNM Human Resources.

    For positions requiring High School Diploma/GED:
  • High school diploma, GED, high school transcripts, unofficial college transcripts, or official college transcripts are acceptable

    For positions requiring a degree and/or completion of college-level credit hours:
  • Official college transcripts are required

    Degrees from foreign institutions must be accompanied by a transcript evaluation and a transcript translation.

    ***IMPORTANT*** CNM will be launching our Applicant Tracking System in February 2018. Please note that you will need to create a new account and upload your documents and resume to the new system to be considered for any future postings after February 2018. Old applications and information will not transfer over. Part-Time applicants who are members of a pool will need to reapply. Contact Human Resources if you have any questions.
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