2019 Spring Physics Adjunct Faculty

POSITION TITLE: Adjunct Faculty – Physics Instructor
DIVISION: Academic Affairs                        
DEPARTMENT: Academic Transfer                          
STATUS: Adjunct
SUPERVISION RECEIVED: Vice President of Academic & Student Affairs


This adjunct teaching position will be responsible for teaching PHSX 220/221 Physics I and Lab (w/calculus); a calculus-based physics sequence for students of engineering, chemistry, geology, and similar fields of the physical sciences. It includes topics in mechanics (such as motion, Newton’s Laws, conservation laws, and rotation), material properties, and fluids.

Lab: A series of laboratory experiences illustrating and supporting concepts studied in PHSX220.

Spring 2019 class offering is January 23, 2019 to May 16, 2019. Adjunct can create schedule for class.

Advantages of serving as an Adjunct Instructor:

Adjunct instructors enjoy the flexibility to spend time with family or on other responsibilities, while still sharing knowledge by teaching a class (or two)

The environment is collegial and intellectual

Adjunct professors can impact a student’s life in a positive way

Training and assistance provided


Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s Degree in Physics or similar subject with 9 credit hours in Physics


    • Completed Dawson Community College application
    • Current resume
    • Cover letter
    • Copies of college transcripts (original transcripts required, if hired)
    • DCC Employment Credential Verification Form
    • EEO Form
    • Three professional references (names, addresses, email and phone numbers)
    Human Resources Department


 The College has reviewed this job description to ensure that essential functions and basic duties have been included. It is intended to provide guidelines for job expectations and the employee’s ability to perform the position described. It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions, responsibilities, skills and abilities. Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by supervisors as deemed appropriate. This document does not represent a contract of employment, and the College reserves the right to change this job description and/or assign tasks for the employee to perform, as the College may deem appropriate.

Qualified protected class individuals are encouraged to apply. Dawson Community College must comply with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of1986. If hired, you will be required to provide documents to show your identity and authorization to work.


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