The Department of Environmental Studies and Sciences at Santa Clara University, a Jesuit, Catholic university, offers a broad range of courses in our Applied Ecology and Water, Energy, and Technology tracks within our Environmental Science major.
Depending on the needs of the department, we seek qualified applicants for the position of Quarterly Adjunct Lecturer (part-time) to teach lower and/or upper division level lecture and/or lecture/lab courses in Environmental Science. Examples of such courses maybe ENVS 21: Introduction to Applied Ecology and ENVS 23: Introduction to Earth Systems.
Faculty responsibilities are specified by the Santa Clara University Faculty Handbook (sec. 3.6). Duties include but are not limited to:
A. Teaching lecture and lab sections as appropriate for the course
B. Fulfilling all responsibilities associated with the assigned course, including:
1. Conducting all assigned class meetings and individual conferences with students; 2. Assigning and evaluating student work including exams and written assignments; 3. Holding weekly office hours on campus; 4. Submitting student grades to the Office of the Registrar by the designated deadline; 5. Administering numerical and narrative course evaluations to each class as assigned by the chair; and 6. Fulfilling other instructional or academic duties as may be assigned by the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences or by the Department Chair.
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.