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2 Jun 2022

Part-Time Adjunct Professor – Transportation & Logistics Management

Lake Washington Institute of Technology – Posted by LWTechHR Kirkland, Washington, United States

Job Description

Adjunct Professor – Transportation & Logistics Management

Job ID: 11224

Location: Lake Washington Tech

Full/Part Time: Part Time

Regular/Temporary:

About The College

Located just outside of Seattle, WA, Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) was founded in 1949, and is the only public institute of technology in Washington State, that provides students with the latest cutting edge skills relevant to today’s workplace. LWTech offers ten applied bachelor’s degrees, more than 40 associate degrees and 93 professional certificates, in 43 areas of study, including STEM-focused programs in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.

LWTech serves the Eastside and is located within the city of Kirkland, which is situated on the eastern shore of Lake Washington. Kirkland is home to companies such as GoDaddy, Google, Astronics and EvergreenHealth, and the college is within minutes from Microsoft and Nintendo.

https://www.lwtech.edu/about/our-story/mission/

JOB SUMMARY

Lake Washington Institute of Technology is seeking qualified part time instructors. All instructor positions require two or more years of work experience; college teaching experience and industry certifications are preferred.

This recruitment is to establish an applicant pool for future part-time faculty vacancies. The college hires part-time faculty on a quarter by quarter basis, dependent on enrollment. If you’re selected for an interview for a potential future vacancy, a college representative will contact you.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

• Plan and teach an upper division course(s) appropriate to the transportation, logistics and supply chain program curriculum in a manner that supports student attainment of course and program outcomes

• Develop and teach lessons that equitably allow all students to succeed

• Develop and maintain classroom and lab procedures, including safety, that follow local,

state, and federal policies and procedures

• Communicate expectations and establish clear grading criteria through appropriate

instructional means, including but not limited to developing course syllabi, handouts, and

materials that support the instructional process; evaluate student progress, maintain

appropriate records, and provide clear, timely feedback; deal consistently and fairly with all students

• Use current college online learning management and data reporting systems Attend

department meetings when necessary

• Work with college counselors, disability services staff, and others to enhance student

achievement

• Maintain regular office hours if assigned

• Assess program and student learning outcomes

• Support program activities, events and recruitment

• Post the class syllabus and students’ grades via the online course system (currently Canvas)

Diversity Statement

LWTech is committed to increasing its cultural diversity with an emphasis on equity and inclusion among its staff and faculty. We serve a student population of 6,500 that come from a variety of backgrounds. We strongly value diversity and are working to improve access and successful educational outcomes for all students. We are actively seeking applicants that will help to balance our employee workforce to align with our students and community. Questions regarding the College’s commitment to diversity and our campus culture may be directed to Human Resources. For more information on our Equity, Diversity, Inclusion Council, please click on the https://www.lwtech.edu/about/diversity/edi-council/

Application Instructions

Required Online Application Materials

• Online application

• Current resume

• Cover letter

• Responses to the supplemental questions included in the online application process

To be considered for a position you MUST submit a complete online application form, resume, cover letter,responses to the supplemental questions included in the online application process.

Qualifications

• Master’s degree in Transportation and/or Logistics Management, or Supply Chain or in a closely related discipline, is required. Law degree or Doctorate is preferred.

• Three years successful full-time industry experience required in the transportation/ logistics/supply chain field

• One year teaching or training experience required; recent college teaching experience and experience with various teaching methods preferred

• Industry activity, leadership, and participation strongly preferred

• Excellent written and verbal communication, and customer service skills required.

• Competent use of computing resources and Microsoft Office applications. Familiarity with online learning platforms and or willingness to learn current platform (Canvas). All courses are taught as hybrid, in the evening and/or weekend, willingness to perform in this environment is necessary

• Demonstrated ability to work successfully with students, staff, and community from diverse backgrounds, including non-English languages, and a commitment to a culturally diverse work environment preferred

• Previous experience with an online course system (e.g., Canvas, Blackboard, Sakai, Moodle) preferred

Pay, Benefits & Work Schedule

Compensation

Placement on the faculty salary schedule is based on an individual assessment of education and experience.

Benefits

Once part-time faculty have worked 50% full-time or more for two consecutive quarters(with LWTech or combined with other community/technical colleges), Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability and other insurance benefits are provided as currently administered under Public Employees Benefits Board, State Retirement Plan and a Deferred Compensation Plan; sick leave accrues at 1 day (Prorated based on % of FTE) effective upon employment. Employees have access to bereavement leave, employee assistance program, free tuition ( 50% of FT or more for two consecutive quarters), reduced child care costs at our Early Learning Center, reduced Bus Fare, professional development opportunities and more! For further details on the benefits offered at LWTech, please visit: https://www.lwtech.edu/about/human-resources/benefits/

Conditions of Employment

• Proof of COVID-19 vaccination status or documentation of eligibility for a reasonable accommodation under a religious or medical exemption

• Official transcripts/certifications will be required upon employment

• Other conditions that may apply will be detailed upon the offer of employment

• Job offers are contingent upon successful completion of background/reference checks

Physical Requirements

Ability to perform range of physical motions; lifting and carrying; standing, walking, sitting for long periods of time, kneeling, squatting, and stooping; and traversing up and down stairs.

Disability Accommodation

LWTech follows the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and provides the following information as a guideline for applicants:

• Ability to operate office equipment

• Ability to read and verify data and prepare various materials

• Ability to exchange information on the phone or in person

Eligibility to Work

If you are hired, you will need proof of identity, and documentation of U.S. citizenship or legal authorization to work

EEO Statement

Lake Washington Institute of Technology is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply. Lake Washington Institute of Technology does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, creed, disabled veteran status, marital status or Vietnam-era veteran status in is programs and activities. Questions regarding the College’s Affirmative Action Policy may be directed to the Meena Park, Vice President of Human Resources, Affirmative Action Office/Title IX Coordinator, (425) 739-8212.

Jeanne Clery Statement

Jeanne Clery Statement: Notice of Availability of Annual Security and Fire Safety Report: In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act of 1998, and as a part of the College’s commitment to safety and security on campus, Lake Washington Institute of Technology(LWTech) reports the mandated information about current campus policies concerning safety and security issues, the required statistics, and other related information for the past three (3) calendar years. LWTech’s Annual Safety Report (ASR) is available online at www.lwtech.edu/about/campus-safety/.

To obtain a paper copy of the report, please visit the LWTech Safety Department located in the East Building at 11605 132nd Avenue NE Kirkland, WA 98034.

Sexual Misconduct

Pursuant to RCW 28B.112.080, applicants must declare whether they are the subject of any substantiated findings of sexual misconduct in any current or former employment or is currently being investigated for, or have left a position during an investigation into, a violation of any sexual misconduct policy at the applicant’s current or past employers. By law, post-secondary education institutions cannot hire an applicant who does not complete this form.

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